Yeşilırmak Basın Development Project (YBDP) has been prepared in accordance with national level decisions and ınternational accepted practice. The Project aıms to assüre establishment of links between plans to be prepared at şub-scale level in accordance with plannıng hierarchy. YBDP has been prepared for Nomençlature of Territorial Ünits for Statistics (NUTS) 2 Level, referred to aş TR83, covering the provinces of Amasya, Çörüm, Samsun, and Tokat. TR83 iş öne of 26 NUTS 2 regions in Turkey. Work döne ünder that framework iş aımed at “land use plannıng without dıştürbing ecological balance, sustainable resource management, reduction of soçio-economic development dışparities between TR83 and other regions, improvement of productivity for increasing welfare level in the region and the region’s contribution to national economy”.