Urban Landscape Management
" ... [This book] has been written for use by students and practitioners of the wide range of disciplines involved in some way in the landscape. ... [Some] of the content is descriptive and addresses the means by which various aspects of landscape management can be carried out most effectively. This is supplemented by a more philosophical discussion on why certain courses of action are or are not undertaken. Whilst the book is concerned primarily with landscape management, rather than design, wherever possible management is set in a context of consideration for the aesthetic values of the urban landscape. ..."--Jacket.
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The organisation of landscape management
People in urban landscape management
The principles underlying the management of urban vegetation
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achieved aesthetic agement application approach areas Australia Burnley Canberra canopy capacity Chapter coastal colour competition conservation costs damage density direct seeding discussed dominant drainage Ecology effective environment environmental establishment Eucalyptus example factors fertilisers Figure fire foliage forbs germination glyphosate grasslands ground cover growing growth heathland herbaceous herbicides Horticulture increase indigenous involved irrigation Journal land landscape management maintenance Melbourne ment moisture stress mowing mown mulches native grasses natural nitrogen nutrient organisations parks pest pesticides planning plant communities plant selection problems pruning public open space range reconstruction recreational reduce relatively restricted result road roadside role roof gardens root scape season seed bank seedlings semi-natural shrub mass shrubs significant soil moisture species strategies successful surface Table taxa Themeda Themeda triandra tion tive tolerance turf urban landscape management utilised vegetation Victoria weed control Whilst woody plants