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Natural landscapes

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Designates land and water areas where human effects, if present, are not ecologically significant to the area as a whole. Use to contrast with "cultural landscapes," areas which are significantly altered or modified by human actions.

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Broader Terms used

landscapes (environments)

Equivalent Terms used

natural landscape


12yrs ago

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