By Mauro Agnoletti, Francesca Emanueli
The e-book collects a range of the papers provided on the assembly held within the context of the Joint Programme at the hyperlinks among organic and Cultural variety (JP-BiCuD). spotting the inextricable hyperlink among organic and cultural variety, the United countries academic clinical and Cultural association (UNESCO) and the Secretariat of the conference on organic variety (SCBD) joined forces, and in 2010 introduced the Joint Programme at the hyperlinks among organic and Cultural range (JP-BiCuD). the 1st assembly for the implementation of the JP-BiCuD was once held in Florence (Italy) in April 2014 and produced the UNESCO-sCBD Florence statement, which highlights the idea that of biocultural variety. the eu rural territory is predominantly a biocultural, multi-functional panorama, delivering a vital and potent house for integration of organic and cultural variety, suggesting the necessity to revise the various present recommendations for the review and administration of biodiversity.
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These landscapes have developed from the intricate historic processes that have produced their cultural identiﬁcation and evolution over the passage of time.
A complex “co-evolution” has shaped the interactions between natural ecosystems and the constantly evolving human land use practices (Di Castri et al. 1981), resulting in a mosaic of traditional rural landscapes which conserve many of the biological and cultural characteristics of those from the past. The ﬁrst signiﬁcant impact made by humans on forests and other natural ecosystems in the Mediterranean took place before the Neolithic revolution (Terral 2000), when permanent settlements were established.
Moreover, the conventional subdivision of properties into small units, due to the long intervals in ownership succession and property transfers, has further augmented this structural heterogeneity, thus influencing the contemporary cultural practices regarding rural landscapes (Horden and Purcell 2000). The physical expression of land division and 2 The Traditional Mediterranean Polycultural Landscape as Cultural Heritage … 23 property ownership is visually reinforced by the presence of stone walls and other artefacts or features such as terraces, hedgerows, canals, stone heaps, etc.
Biocultural Diversity in Europe by Mauro Agnoletti, Francesca Emanueli