Natural Landscapes

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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18553
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natural landscapes
natural landscape
landscapes, natural
scenery
natuurlandschappen Dutch
natuurlandschap Dutch
paisajes naturales Spanish
paisaje natural Spanish

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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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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300132294. The J. Paul Getty Trust.