Production of Community Landscape Plan and Guidebooks in Shinjuku ward through research in landscape

Yuta Watanabe*, Haruhiko Goto, Hirosuke Sato, Hirokuni Kitagawa, Mikio Kimura, Ryo Takamura

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The following paper deals with the method of research in landscape, through the production of Community Landscape Plan and Guidebooks in Shinjuku ward. This is aimed to develop or control the urbanized area, to suit the character of each landscape unit, and to encourage grass-roots movements. The overall workflow: 1) Grasp the features in landscape 2) Abstract the landscape units 3) Determine the border of each area 4) Establish the guidelines for each area 5) Produce the guidebooks.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)251-256
Number of pages6
JournalAIJ Journal of Technology and Design
Issue number29
Publication statusPublished - 2009 Feb


  • Community Landscape Planning
  • Landscape Plan
  • Landscape unit
  • Shinjuku ward
  • Urbanized area

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Architecture
  • Building and Construction

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