GEOGRAPHICAL RESEARCH ›› 2014, Vol. 33 ›› Issue (9): 1728-1735.doi: 10.11821/dlyj201409013

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Scoping and planning of the limited development zone in southern Jiangsu developed areas——an case study of southern Jiangyin no developing zone planning

QIN Xianhong1, 2, 3   

  1. 1.Jiangsu Engineering Consulting Center, Nanjing 210003, China; 2.Nanjing Institute of Geography and Limnology, CAS, Nanjing 210008, China; 3. University of Chinese Academy of Sciences ,Beijing 100039,China
  • Received:2013-09-27 Online:2014-09-10 Published:2014-11-10

Abstract: Jiangyin firstly proposed the concept of “No Developing Zone”, which has drawn national people’s attentions and can be called the Southern Jiangsu edition of “Smart Growth”. “No Developing Zone” is a colloquial phrase, which is not a region that can’t be developed, but is only limited on industrial developing and intense building activities. This paper takes an case study of the Southern Jiangyin no developing zone planning, introduces a method of the limited development zone scoping based the study area’s current land use map and anti-development suitability evaluation, and then puts forward many measures on how to practice protected-development. It is good for the study area’s spatial optimization and economic transformation and upgraded, and provides a good experience for China's other developed areas.

Key words: limited development zone, scoping, planning, developed areas, Jiangyin