Year 2015, Volume 1 , Issue 1, Pages 41 - 45 2015-06-03

Ecological Infrastructures on Road Networks in and around Forested Areas

Sercan Gülci [1] , Abdullah E. Akay [2]


The road networks are located in and around forested areas to ensure sustainable management of forest resources. However, it is crucial to improve roads due to their habitat fragmentation and the barrier effects on forest ecosystems. Especially the wild animals, as one of the important components of ecosystem, are detrimentally affected by road networks due to degradation, alteration, conversion, and loss of their habitats. In recent years, ecological infrastructures have been developed to provide wild animals with transition zones between their habitats. In this study, ecological effects of road networks on wild animals were presented, functions of ecological infrastructures were indicated, and their types were described.
Road networks, Ecological infrastructures, Road ecology
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Primary Language en
Subjects Engineering
Journal Section Review Article
Authors

Author: Sercan Gülci

Author: Abdullah E. Akay

Dates

Publication Date : June 3, 2015

Bibtex @review { ejfe238680, journal = {European Journal of Forest Engineering}, issn = {}, eissn = {2149-5637}, address = {}, publisher = {Forest Engineering and Technologies Platform}, year = {2015}, volume = {1}, pages = {41 - 45}, doi = {}, title = {Ecological Infrastructures on Road Networks in and around Forested Areas}, key = {cite}, author = {Gülci, Sercan and Akay, Abdullah E.} }
APA Gülci, S , Akay, A . (2015). Ecological Infrastructures on Road Networks in and around Forested Areas. European Journal of Forest Engineering , 1 (1) , 41-45 . Retrieved from https://dergipark.org.tr/en/pub/ejfe/issue/5186/238680
MLA Gülci, S , Akay, A . "Ecological Infrastructures on Road Networks in and around Forested Areas". European Journal of Forest Engineering 1 (2015 ): 41-45 <https://dergipark.org.tr/en/pub/ejfe/issue/5186/238680>
Chicago Gülci, S , Akay, A . "Ecological Infrastructures on Road Networks in and around Forested Areas". European Journal of Forest Engineering 1 (2015 ): 41-45
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ISNAD Gülci, Sercan , Akay, Abdullah E. . "Ecological Infrastructures on Road Networks in and around Forested Areas". European Journal of Forest Engineering 1 / 1 (June 2015): 41-45 .
AMA Gülci S , Akay A . Ecological Infrastructures on Road Networks in and around Forested Areas. Eur J Forest Eng. 2015; 1(1): 41-45.
Vancouver Gülci S , Akay A . Ecological Infrastructures on Road Networks in and around Forested Areas. European Journal of Forest Engineering. 2015; 1(1): 45-41.