involve social, ecological, and economic elements. If you aren't
sure what those elements are or how they work together, this section
will give you the answers.
What is a
A working landscape is
an area where people live and work in a way that allows the native
ecosystem to be sustained. Business and social activities are done
in a way that minimizes the disturbance of plants and animals.
A working landscape
is an area where humans work as responsible members of a natural
ecosystem. Ideally, all of the people within a working landscape
are balancing their own needs with the needs of the environment.
Striking that delicate balance is defined as mutual everyone's
needs are met in a way that will maintain the landscape into the
a Working Landscape!
What things might you
find on a working landscape?
What challenges does a working landscape face?
What does a working landscape look like? More