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land Use

Overview page. Subjects: Environmental Science.

The purpose for which an area of land is being used, such as residential, agricultural, commercial, retail, or industrial. Also known as land cover, land utilization.

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Land Use

B. L. Turner, G. Keys Eric, Euro Beinat and Peter Nijkamp.

in Encyclopedia of Global Change

January 2001; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography. 7877 words.

This entry consists of two articles: Land Use and Land Cover and Land Use Planning. The first article covers

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land Use

Overview page. Subjects: Environmental Science.

The purpose for which an area of land is being used, such as residential, agricultural, commercial, retail, or industrial. Also known as land cover, land utilization.

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Land Use

B. L. Turner and Eric G. Keys.

in The Oxford Companion to Global Change

January 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography. 2667 words.

Change in land use and land cover is a central component of global environmental change. It significantly affects the structure

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land use

Will Manley, Katharine Foot and Andrew Davis.

in A Dictionary of Agriculture and Land Management

March 2019; p ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social Sciences; Agriculture and Farming. 103 words.

Description of how land is used involving degrees of management of the natural environment, e.g. agricultural, transport, residential, commercial, or recreational land use. In the context...

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land use

Chris Park.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 28 words.

The purpose for which an area of land is being used, such as residential, agricultural, commercial, retail, or industrial. Also

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land use

Chris Park and Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 25 words.

The purpose for which an area of land is being used, such as residential, agricultural, commercial, retail, or industrial.

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land use

Chris Park and Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

P ublished online January 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 25 words.

The purpose for which an area of land is being used, such as residential, agricultural, commercial, retail, or industrial.

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land use change

Overview page. Subjects: Environmental Science.

Converting an area of land from one land use to another, usually on purpose.

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land use change

Chris Park.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 17 words.

Converting an area of land from one land use to another, usually on purpose.

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land use change

Chris Park and Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 17 words.

Converting an area of land from one *land use to another, usually on purpose.

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land use change

Chris Park and Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

P ublished online January 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 17 words.

Converting an area of land from one *land use to another, usually on purpose.

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land-use zoning

Alisdair Rogers, Noel Castree and Rob Kitchin.

in A Dictionary of Human Geography

January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Human Geography. 62 words.

The classification of land within a development plan. Land parcels are zoned based on their existing land use and their intended future use. Typically land-use parcels are bundled together...

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land use capability

Overview page. Subjects: Environmental Science.

An assessment of the ability of a particular area of land to sustain a range of land uses.

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land use capability

Chris Park.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 21 words.

An assessment of the ability of a particular area of land to sustain a range of land uses.

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land use capability

Chris Park and Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 21 words.

An assessment of the ability of a particular area of land to sustain a range of *land uses.

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land use capability

Chris Park and Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

P ublished online January 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 21 words.

An assessment of the ability of a particular area of land to sustain a range of *land uses.

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Land Use, Land Capability, and Land Evaluation

M.S. Nathawat.

in Economic Geography

May 2016; p ublished online September 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Business and Management. 9925 words.

Land-use planning have a specific function for different human purposes or for any economic activities. Land use/land cover is the observed biophysical cover of the earth’s surface. We...

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land use planning

Overview page. Subjects: Environmental Science.

Local development of a plan, usually by a local government, for the use and development of land within its boundaries, taking into account existing land use, land capability, and local...

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Land Use and Land Degradation

Ramprasad Sengupta.

in Ecological Limits and Economic Development

January 2013; p ublished online May 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Economic Development and Growth. 15016 words.

The chapter focuses on the sustainable use of land which is fixed in availability and has competing uses for meeting the requirements of any economy. As agriculture for food supply is the...

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land use plan

Overview page. Subjects: Environmental Science.

A plan which outlines proposed future land uses and their distribution in a particular area.

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