Landscape planning and environmental impact design.

By: Turner, Tom.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: London : UCL Press, 1998Edition: 2nd.Description: xi,425p, ill, maps, 25cm.ISBN: 1857283228.Subject(s): Urban and Landscape Design | Planning | Land use | Environmental impact analysis | Landscape designDDC classification: 712.2TUR
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:

<p>Written for use in undergraduate and postgraduate planning courses and for those involved in all aspects of the planning process, this comprehensive textbook focuses on environmental impact assessment and design and in particular their impact on planning for the landscape.</p>

Bibliography: p402-415. - Includes index.

Previous ed.: published as Landscape planning. London : Hutchinson, 1987.

Table of contents provided by Syndetics

  • Preface (p. vii)
  • Part 1 Landscape Planning (p. 1)
  • Chapter 1 Will Planning Die? (p. 3)
  • Chapter 2 Landscape Plans (p. 28)
  • Chapter 3 Context Theories (p. 73)
  • Part 2 Environmental Impact Design (p. 109)
  • Chapter 4 Public Open Space (p. 113)
  • Chapter 5 Reservoirs (p. 155)
  • Chapter 6 Mineral Working (p. 185)
  • Chapter 7 Agriculture (p. 217)
  • Chapter 8 Forests (p. 246)
  • Chapter 9 Rivers and Floods (p. 280)
  • Chapter 10 Transport (p. 318)
  • Chapter 11 Urbanization (p. 353)
  • Appendix: Environmental Impact Questions (p. 394)
  • References (p. 402)
  • Index (p. 417)