La transformación del paisaje vegetal en el municipio de Valleseco (Gran Canaria)

  1. Gregorio Quintana Vega
  2. Marcos Salas Pascual
  3. Marcelino J. del Arco Aguilar
Estudios Canarios: Anuario del Instituto de Estudios Canarios

ISSN: 0423-4804

Year of publication: 2015

Issue: 59

Pages: 9-28

Type: Article

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To understand the present vegetation of a territory is essential to study the history of their transformation. The enormous pressure that human activity has had on the natural environment has transformed the vegetation to such an extent that it is very difficult to try to rebuild it. For that, any tool that helps us to know what the distribution of species and vegetation in the past is of great interest to botanists, environmental managers, and for any student to investigate in this topic. In this paper the transformation of landscape plant in the municipality of Valleseco, one of those who maintain a better state of preservation and example of what happened in the midlands of northern Gran Canaria is analyzed