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land use
Subject Category
P Natural Resources, Earth and Environmental Sciences
The occupation or reservation of land or water area for any human activity or any defined purpose. It also includes use of the air space above the land or water.
Definition Source
Schwarz, Charles F.; Thor, Edward C.; Elsner, Gary H. 1976. Wildland planning glossary. Gen. Tech. Rep. PSW-13. Berkeley, Calif.: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Southwest Forest and Range Experiment Station
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Used For
land development
land occupation
land utilisation
land utilization
Broader Term
land management
Narrower Term
land use change
land use planning
multiple land use
Related Term
abandoned land
agri-environmental policy
agricultural land
agrivoltaic systems
agroecological zones
building controls
Farmland Protection Program
grazing lands
green belt (land management)
green infrastructure
land classification
land clearing
land cover
land markets
land policy
land use and land cover maps
military lands
national parks
open space
permanent grasslands
uso de la tierra
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