The last quarter of the twentieth century witnessed a burgeoning interest in ecological or naturally inspired use of vegetation in the designed landscape. More recently a strong aesthetic element has been added to what was formerly a movement aimed at creating nature-like landscapes. The Dynamic Landscape advances a fusion of scientific and ecological planning design philosophy that can address the need for more sustainable designed landscapes. It is a major statement on the design, implementation and management of ecologically inspired landscape vegetation. With contributions from people at the forefront of developments in this field, in both Europe and North America, it provides a valuable synthesis of current thinking.specifications. Nigel Dunnett, Wolfram Kircher and Noel Kingsbury One of the major obstacles to the wider application of a more ... Much has been made of the lack of appropriate knowledge and skills among maintenance personnel to enable the ... But if a scheme is to be implemented by a contractor with little or no anbsp;...
|Title||:||The Dynamic Landscape|
|Author||:||Nigel Dunnett, James Hitchmough|
|Publisher||:||Taylor & Francis - 2007-11|