Essays about: "Green Wedge"

Found 3 essays containing the words Green Wedge.

  1. 1. The green wedges of Stockholm - past, present and future : Development over time, changes in distribution and inclusion in urban planning

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi

    Author : Frida Orveland; [2019]
    Keywords : green wedges; urban planning; sustainable development; nature protection; resilient cities; gröna kilar; hållbara städer;

    Abstract : With an increasing urban population, urban areas around the world face great challenges in sustaining its inhabitants without losing its natural values. Fragmentation of the urban green areas is inevitable, causing the biodiversity to decline and the ecosystem services to weaken. READ MORE

  2. 2. Next Stop: Nature

    University essay from KTH/Arkitektur

    Author : Elin Andersson; [2019]
    Keywords : Kymlinge ; Station ; Subway ; Nature ;

    Abstract : WHAT My project deal with Kymlinge station, the nature and the activities in the area. It is a site-specific project with the unusual situation of an abandoned station in the middle of the greenery. The purpose of the thesis is to study the specific site of Kymlinge and contribute with an idea of how to improve the area. READ MORE

  3. 3. Break the Green Belt? The differences between green belt and its alternative green wedge : A comparative study of London and Stockholm

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Sektionen för planering och mediedesign

    Author : Luyao Kong; [2012]
    Keywords : Green belt; Green Wedge; London; Stockholm; Morphology; Sustainability; Regional development.;

    Abstract : The paper sets out to compare two widely applied planning strategies--- green belt and green wedge--- to understand if as an alternative, the green wedge has more strengths than green belt. Green belt has long been the planning policy with a steady position in UK, and also accepted by other countries, Australia, Japan, Korea for example. READ MORE