DSE Geog C4 Common Misconception 地理常犯錯誤: Urban Sprawl VS Urban Encroachment

Urban sprawl: UNPLANNED linear expansion of urban areas into nearby rural areas Usually takes place at the urban fringe + along transport links/ lines of communication (CE MC 好似成日問關於呢個) Urban encroachment: Urban population and economic activities expand towards rural or natural areas + the original rural land uses are converted to urban land use

DSE Geog C4 Common Misconception 地理常犯錯誤: Urban Sprawl VS Urban Encroachment