Tag archive of natural protected areas

GIS assessment of landform diversity covered by natural protected areas in Romania

The richness of the natural heritage of Romania pleads for the need of conserving its geodiversity and biodiversity. The natural protected areas (reserves) should reflect the national biogeographical diversity. Geographical Information Systems provide a methodology to assess whether this conservation goal is met. This paper focuses on employing the GIS methodology to assess whether existing natural protected areas reflect the national geodiversity,

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GIS quantitative assessment of 1990-2006 deforestations within Romanian natural protected areas

land cover and use changes, CORINE, conservation, natural protected areas, global changes

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