Gis-based Modeling of Land Use Systems: Eu Common Agricultural Policy Reform and Its Impact on Agricultural Land Use and Plant Species Richness

The paper presents the land use model ProLand and the fuzzy expert system UPAL. ProLand models the regional distribution of agricultural land use systems. UPAL predicts plant species richness. Linking land use and ecological models allows to assess socio-economic and ecological effects of policy measures by identifying interactions and estimating potential… CONTINUE READING