Color plays a significant role in the epistemological, personal and social lives of human beings. The colors of spaces, their components and the interrelationship between the different parts contribute to our attitudes and appreciation of the natural world. The landscape is the physical reality that engulfs us its tangible elements give shape and diversity to our surroundings, however the landscape is also the environment perceived, The Landscape Color Assessment Project is an examination and reflection on the picturesque, the photographic and visual quality (or beauty), as it pertains to the natural landscape.
Landscape Assessment facilitates systematic analysis, description and classification of the landscape. It involves identification of features, combinations of elements and colors that contribute to the character of the landscape, thereby enabling the special character and qualities of an area to be understood. Once identified, this information allows consideration of appropriate recommendations for its future conservation and management.