Browse by Subject "Landscape"
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Does nest defense behavior vary with differences in landscape features in four species of shrub-nesting birds? (2016)This study focused on if landscape features around the nest affect levels of anti-predator behavior in different shrub-land birds. Adult behavior was recorded on day 7 post-hatch, when chicks were remover as part of another ...
(2011-05-25)Since the decommission of Marquette, Michigan’s massive waterfront ore dock in 1971, the city’s post-industrial lakeshore has been left to decay and has become the locus of a marginal landscape. This scenario is true for ...
(2013-08-22)Over the years, Brazilian cinema has added many internationally critically acclaimed films to the world of cinema. While some critics would argue that Brazilian cinema itself has established itself as a key player in ...
(2013-05-24)This thesis presents the position that waste management policies impact the physical urban fabric of a place, as well as its ecological environment, and cultural significance. It illustrates that landfills have shaped the ...
(2011-01-21)Educators in China use different titles to name the discipline of landscape architecture. They have tried to find a word equivalent to the English term “landscape architecture,” without consensus, since the early 20th ...
The Spatialization of Knowledge and Power at the Astronomical Observatories of Sawai Jai Singh II, c. 1721-1743 CE (2011-05-25)This dissertation is about the production of astronomical knowledge in northern India during the eighteenth century and the specific architectural elements and landscape configurations that affected the mobility and utility ...