Tools for Land Use Analysis on Different Scales
With Case Studies for Costa Rica
||Bouman, B. A. M.|
Jansen, Hans G. P.
Schipper, Robert A.
|Series title:||System Approaches for Sustainable Agricultural Development Ser.|
|Publication Date:||Oct 2013|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $199.00|
| Book Description: |
Regional development is intrinsically related to the way in which the land is used. Given the rising awareness of the multifunctionality of the world's land resources, policy makers now face the complex task of accommodating multiple objectives of an increasing number of stakeholders in regional development. This implies a need for tools that can be employed to provide insights into the opportunities and limitations of land use. Those tools should be capable of quantifying trade-offs... More Description