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Urban Ecology for Citizens and Planners

Gail Hansen and Joseli Macedo

Abstract

Ideal for city residents, developers, designers, and officials looking for ways to bring urban environments into harmony with the natural world and make cities more sustainable, Urban Ecology for Citizens and Planners offers a wealth of information and examples that will answer fundamental scientific questions, guide green initiatives, and inform environmental policies and decision-making processes. This book provides an overview of the synergistic relationships between humans and nature that shape the ecology of urban green spaces. It also emphasizes the social and cultural value of nature in ... More

Keywords: urban environments, citizen science, environmental policy, sustainable, green initiatives, ecosystems, biophilic urbanism

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2021 Print ISBN-13: 9781683402527
Published to Florida Scholarship Online: May 2022 DOI:10.5744/florida/9781683402527.001.0001

Authors

Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Gail Hansen, author
University of Florida

Joseli Macedo, author
Dalhousie University