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Landscape ecologists are increasingly researching change processes with regards to spatial patterns.

Yu Li and fellow investigators characterized the evolution of changes in Shanxi, a major province in northern China. Using landscape metrics derived from Landsat data they identified three different pattern types which they used to quantify changes from 1987-2018. Researchers concluded that forests can be categorized in several spatial patterns in large areas that are useful for characterizing forest dynamics.

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