—Ecology is more related to landscape planning in
which public spaces around the future needs of a region is
designed. Nature conservation sites receive protection through
planning processes. There are also conservation policies, which
are implemented through planning processes. Planning
processes related to ecological assessments are considered as the
best practice which requires planning permission to undertake
construction projects. In terms of conserving nature, planning
plays a significant role in creating traffic free routes,
construction that is significant area of habitats, proposal on
protected areas, proposal on protected species and habitats,
landscape considerations, proposal to enhance ecology and in
case done insensitively it will negative impacts on nature.
Habitat survey is considered as the desk study to identify nature
conservation sites, habitats along routes, record of notable and
protected species. Habitat survey is helpful in order to plan
project budgets and timeframe.
—Depuration, immersion, interdisciplinary,
P. M. Venodha is with the National Institute of Technology, Bhopal,
India (e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org).
Cite: P. M. Venodha, "Landscape Degradation and Restoration — A Planning Approach," International Journal of Environmental Science and Development vol. 7, no. 3, pp. 229-233, 2016.