Semester 1, 2018

Ecology of Urban Landscapes Lecture Notes

22 pages

8,693 words



Highly detailed and descriptive lecture notes for all lectures Weeks 1 -12 for Ecology of Urban Landscapes.
Included topics: urban-rural gradients, characteristics of urban landscapes, urban biogeochemistry, effects of urbanisation on climate, flora, fauna, streams, marine environments and ponds, noise + light pollution, population + metapopulation theory, urban community ecology, landscape ecology, ecological restoration using building and landscapes, reserve design, conservation in cities, the urban matrix, and human wildlife interactions.
Include diagrams and pictures for further explanation of the material.
Well set-out and easy to understand.