Intro Title Page Copyrights Page Table of Contents Foreword Preface Acknowledgments Ch. 1: Landscape Ecology: A Spatial and Human-Oriented Ecology 1.1: Foundations of Landscape Ecology 1.2: A Landscape Perspective 1.3: Main Characteristics of Landscape Ecology 1.4: Quantifying Landscape Structure Ch. 2: Planning the Landscape: A Spatial Ecological Approach 2.1: Planning and Landscape Ecology 2.2: Planning Landscape Resources 2.3: A Method of Planning for Sustainability 2.4: Applying Landscape Metrics in Planning Ch. 3: The Selected Set of Landscape Metrics 3.1: Patch Richness 3.2: Class Area Proportion (CAP) 3.3: Patch Number (PN) and Patch Density (PD) 3.4: Mean Patch Size (Area MN, Area AM) 3.5: Shape (SHAPE) 3.6: Radius of Gyration (GYRATE) 3.7: Contagion (CONTAG) 3.8: Edge Contrast (ECON) 3.9: Euclidean Nearest Neighbor Distance (ENN) 3.10: Proximity (PROX) Ch. 4: Applications of Landscape Metrics in Planning and Management 4.1: Introduction 4.2: The Study Area 4.3: Data and Methods 4.4: Applications of Landscape Metrics Ch. 5: Recommendations on the Use of Landscape Metrics to Support the Planning of Sustainable Landscapes Glossary References Author Bios Index.
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