Ace 20 Urban Sprawl in Portugal Based on Urban Systems Spatial Boundaries

@inproceedings{Deus2012Ace2U,
  title={Ace 20 Urban Sprawl in Portugal Based on Urban Systems Spatial Boundaries},
  author={Raquel Faria de Deus and JOS{\'E} ANT{\'O}NIO TENED{\'O}RIO Y MONTSERRAT and MOIX},
  year={2012}
}
Nowadays, some European countries are facing the most complex process of land-use/landcover change – the urban sprawl, which in turn has a compound impact on the social and environmental structure of urban areas. This study intends to analyse urban sprawl in mainland Portugal through a comparison of urban land cover changes during the period of 1990-2006… CONTINUE READING