Under shrinkage conditions, the ratio of city to landscape must be re-negotiated. In the densely populated city, the green spaces primarily compensated for the built-up areas. In the less densely populated city, however, a more balanced coexistence can develop.


What will become of our landscapes?

Szenario Landscape. Rupert Schelle and Klaus Overmeyer

Given the time it has taken to transform rural areas over the centuries, the transformation of Saxony-Anhalt’s landscape over the last 50 years has proceeded at a gallop. The term landscape no longer describes just the space outside the cities or the farmer’s fields.