By Matthias Richter,Ulrike Weiland
Approaches selected for the ebook are positioned within the context of concerns reminiscent of weather swap, eco-friendly- and open-space improvement, flood-risk review, threats to city biodiversity, and lengthening environmental pollutants (especially within the “megacities” of newly industrialized countries). All issues lined have been selected simply because they're socially and socio-politically proper today.
Further subject matters coated comprise sustainable strength and finances administration, city water source administration, city land administration, and concrete panorama making plans and design.
Throughout the ebook, strategies and techniques are illustrated utilizing case reviews from around the globe. A ultimate synopsis attracts conclusions on how the findings of city ecological learn can be utilized in strategic city administration within the future.
Applied city Ecology: A Global Framework is a sophisticated textbook for college kids, researchers and skilled practitioners in city ecology and concrete environmental examine, making plans, and practice.
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