Sectoral Analysis of Landscape Interiors (SALI) as One of the Tools for Monitoring Changes in Green Infrastructure Systems
Irena Niedźwiecka-Filipiak , Justyna Rubaszek , Anna Podolska , Jowita Pyszczek
AbstractThe aim of this article was to present Sectoral Analysis of Landscape Interiors (SALI). This method uses the idea of a landscape interior understood as a fragment of a landscape perceived from the level of a person standing at a given point. The analyses were conducted in two stages: stage I—the quantitative stage, and stage II—the qualitative stage. The first part of the research was the analysis of the percentage share of particular elements of landscape interiors in the images perpetuated in photographs, taking into account their level of transparency. The second part was the assessment of their quality based on expert knowledge. The use of the SALI method in the context of the analysis of greenery changes over time was illustrated on the example of the landscape interior of the main street in the village of Psary in Poland. The research was carried out at a time interval of 10 years—for the years 2009 and 2019. The results of the study indicate very large changes and loss of greenery (especially trees) and the associated deterioration of the landscape. The findings confirm the suitability of the method in landscape research at a human scale.
|Journal series||Sustainability, ISSN 2071-1050, (N/A 70 pkt)|
|Publication size in sheets||0.3|
|Keywords in English||green infrastructure system; greenery changes; village; landscape interior; human eye-level view|
|ASJC Classification||; ;|
|License||Journal (articles only); published final; ; after publication|
|Score||= 70.0, 26-02-2021, ArticleFromJournal|
|Publication indicators||= 1; = 1; : 2016 = 0.911; : 2018 = 2.592 (2) - 2018=2.801 (5)|
|Citation count*||2 (2021-06-08)|
* presented citation count is obtained through Internet information analysis and it is close to the number calculated by the Publish or Perish system.