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By Dan Malkinson, Danny Czamanski, Itzhak Benenson

As towns are speedily increasing and encroaching into agricultural and common components, a query of basic crisis is how this enlargement impacts surrounding agriculture and traditional landscapes. This e-book provides a large spectrum of either theoretical and empirical techniques to simulation and evaluation of panorama dynamics. the 1st half offers cutting-edge modelling techniques referring to land-use adjustments entailed through the city sprawl, at varied spatial resolutions and temporal time scales. the second one half is devoted to case reviews of the results and outcomes of the rising urban-agriculture open house patterns.

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