Incorporating Topography into Landscape Continuity Analysis—Hong Kong Island as a Case Study

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Noam Levin; Matan E. Singer; Poh Chin Lai; (2013)
  • Publisher: Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute
  • Journal: Land,volume 2,issue 4 10,pages1-23 (issn: 2073-445X)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.3390/land2040550
  • Subject: topography | runoff | viewshed | GIS | Agriculture | S | landscape continuity | historical maps | historical maps; landscape continuity; GIS; topography; viewshed; runoff
    • jel: jel:Q2 | jel:Q5 | jel:Q24 | jel:Q28 | jel:Q15 | jel:R14 | jel:R52

The increase in population and the expansion of built-up areas into natural and agricultural areas results in more than just loss of open spaces surrounding cities. Reduced accessibility to nature, visual intrusion of buildings into natural viewsheds, and changes in run... View more
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