Essays about: "densification"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 263 essays containing the word densification.

  1. 1. Health-promoting dense urban spaces? : people’s perception of public squares in Malmö

    University essay from SLU/Department of People and Society

    Author : Anna Jönsson; [2021]
    Keywords : urban densification; ; urban density; ; the city of Malmö; ; urban planning processes; ; physical and social aspects; human health outcomes; ; environmental perception; ; crowding; stress; pleasantness; dense urban places; stress restoration; ; attention theory; restorative environment; quantitative data; qualitative data; descriptive statistics; ; thematic analysis.;

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  2. 2. Influence of garden structure and surrounding landscape on the presence of wildlife in Umeå

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Wildlife, Fish and Environmental Studies

    Author : Amanda Andersson; [2021]
    Keywords : urban; habitat selection; urban wildlife; garden; citizen science; Vulpes vulpes; Pica pica; wildlife gardening; wildlife friendly features; vegetation structure; greenspace;

    Abstract : Around the world cities are growing. Expansion and densification often take place at the expense of urban greenspace, the most common habitat for urban wildlife. Even though gardens take up a significant amount of the city's green space, there are no general guidelines on how to manage garden to support local wildlife. READ MORE

  3. 3. Coliving in the Sustainable City - A study of coliving as a sustainable urban housing strategy in Stockholm

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi

    Author : Ulrika Hafström; [2021]
    Keywords : Coliving; Environmental sustainability; Shared forms of housing; Sharing economy; Social capital; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The challenge to limit global warming to 1.5°C requires substantial transitions in cities. Shifting consumer behaviours, property use and development are necessary to meet urban housing shortages and ensure a liveable future. READ MORE

  4. 4. GIS modeling of green roof ecosystem services to optimize green infrastructure placement and to map multifunctionality : a case study in Sydöstra staden, Uppsala, Sweden

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Olivier Rostang; [2021]
    Keywords : ecosystem services; GIS; green roofs; urban green infrastructure; sustainable development; multifunctionality; urban planning;

    Abstract : Green roofing has emerged as a viable option for developers and planners seeking to integrate ecosystem services into the built environment, while, at the same time, responding to the constraints posed by urban densification. Urban green infrastructure (UGI) has been placed at the core of sustainable urban planning enabling the integration of ecosystem services in urban development. READ MORE

  5. 5. Utformning för främjandet av fysisk aktivitet och aktiva transportmedel : utformningsprinciper för Rosendals huvudstråk

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Lucas Enmarc; [2021]
    Keywords : fysisk aktivitet; aktiva transportmedel; utformningsprinciper; trafikutformning; cykel- och promenadvänlighet; cykel- och gångtrafik;

    Abstract : Samhället har utvecklats till att bli alltmer stillasittande. En trend som är förknippad med flera negativa hälsotillstånd. Trots att livssituationen i stora delar av världen aldrig varit bättre, har antalet människor som lider av livsstilsrelaterade sjukdomar ökat under de senaste decennierna. READ MORE