People's perceptions have a key role to play in defining a landscape. Such perceptions are affected by demographic and temporal factors.
People's perceptions have a key role to play in defining a landscape. These perceptions vary depending on who perceives the landscape. Landscapes are valued in different ways and in different places, at different times and for different reasons. Demographic factors such as age and gender affect how people experience the landscape and thus how it is perceived.
Landscape is perceived through sight, sound, smell and feel, and can be influenced by the weather, the seasons or time of day.