publication . Doctoral thesis . 2011

"Eine Bewertung der Ökosystemleistungen der Everest-Region, Nepal"

Tamang, Bikram;
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  • Published: 27 May 2011
Abstract
Land use and land cover changes in the region were analyzed on the basis of information extracted from satellite image data. Based on this information, it is clearly noticed that the different land use classes have changed their forms and degrees in different time periods due to the driving forces such as national park activities, influx of Tibetan refugees, climate change and growth of tourism. Furthermore, the landscapes dynamics and their relation to the provisioning of ecosystem services were evaluated on the basis of the “mapping supply and demand of ecosystem services” instrument of ecosystem research. Based on the application of the GIS/RS tools, mapping ...
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free text keywords: land use and land cover, tourism, ecosystem services, tourism, national park, climate change, mapping supply and demand, Himalayan region, Sherpa, land use and land cover, Abschlussarbeit, Agrar- und Ernährungswissenschaftliche Fakultät, national park, mapping supply and demand, Sherpa, doctoral thesis, Himalayan region, Faculty of Agricultural and Nutritional Science, ecosystem services, climate change, ddc:333.7
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publication . Doctoral thesis . 2011

"Eine Bewertung der Ökosystemleistungen der Everest-Region, Nepal"

Tamang, Bikram;