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Modeling the spatially dynamic distribution of humans in the Oregon (USA) coast range.Author(s): Jeffrey D. Kline; David L. Azuma; Alissa Moses
Source: Landscape Ecology. 18:347-361
Publication Series: Scientific Journal (JRNL)
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DescriptionA common approach to land use change analyses in multidisciplinary landscape-level studies is to delineate discrete forest and non-forest or urban and non-urban land use categories to serve as inputs into sets of integrated sub-models describing socioeconomic and ecological processes. Such discrete land use categories, however, may be inappropriate when the socioeconomic and ecological processes under study are sensitive to a range of human habitation. In this paper, we characterize the spatial dynamic distribution of humans throughout the forest landscape of western Oregon (USA).
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CitationKline, Jeffrey D.; Azuma, David L.; Moses, Alissa. 2003. Modeling the spatially dynamic distribution of humans in the Oregon (USA) coast range. Landscape Ecology. 18:347-361
KeywordsEcological economics, forest/urban interface, land use change, landscape modeling, western Oregon, USA
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