Landscape Architecture, Vol. 2, Issue 2, Jun  2019, Pages 35-48; DOI: 10.31058/ 10.31058/

Research on the Application of Green Landscape Buildings in the Sustainable Development of Ancient Villages - Take Ancient Villages in Southwest China for Example

, Vol. 2, Issue 2, Jun  2019, Pages 35-48.

DOI: 10.31058/

Zhihong Liu 1*

1 Gold Mantis School of Architecture, Soochow University, Suzhou, China

Received: 25 May 2019; Accepted: 20 June 2019; Published: 3 July 2019

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With the further development of new urbanization in China, The protection and development of ancient villages are facing new challenges. Green landscape building is an effective way to realize the sustainable development of ancient villages. It plays an important role in improving the human environment of ancient villages and supplementing the natural ecological environment. This study first analyzed the role of green landscape building in ancient villages, and then focused on the problems and solutions of green landscape building in the sustainable development of ancient villages. Renewal of its technical method system, create a diversified and adaptable new model of green landscape building in ethnic areas, to ensure the sustainable development of ancient villages. The challenges and priorities facing building professionals, researchers and green landscape certification systems of ancient villages are discussed for the creation of more comfortable, higher performing and healthier green landscape buildings.


Green Landscape Buildings, Ancient Villages, Sustainable Development, New-Type Urbanization, Adaptive Design


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