C12.26 Land Use and Land Cover Change

Session: Landscape (Re)Construction

Chairperson: Ivan Bičík

SLUAS: Towards sustainable land use in Asia

Yukio Himiyama, Faculty of Education, Hokkaido University of Education


Map algebra and relatively prime numbers contribution to Land Use/Land Cover change analysis: A case study

Grzegorz Wałek (1), Joanna Garbulińska-Węgrzyn (2)

(1) Institute of Geography, Jan Kochanowski University in Kielce

(2) Institute of Mathematics, Jan Kochanowski University in Kielce


Depicting agricultural land use changes in the Baltic Sea Catchment - Recent trends and changes due to topographical and statistical data sets

Andrea Wagner, Claudia Heidecke, Peter Kreins, Johann Heinrich von Thünen Institute (vTI) – Federal Research Institute for Rural Areas, Forestry and Fisheries of Germany


Hot spots of agricultural land losses in Czechia (1845-2010): Methodical questions of their delimitation

Zbyněk Janoušek, Social Geography and Regional Development, Charles University in Prague


Forest cover change in the Polish Carpathians since the mid-19th century: How do different methods of map interpretation contribute to our understanding of land cover change?

Dominik Kaim (1), Jacek Kozak (1), Krzysztof Ostafin (1), Urs Gimmi (2), Catalina Munteanu (3), Volker C. Radeloff (3)

(1) Institute of Geography and Spatial Management, Jagiellonian University in Kraków

(2) Snow and Landscape Research (WSL), Swiss Federal Research Institute for Forest

(3) Department of Forest and Wildlife Ecology, University of Wisconsin-Madison