2008

Ecology, Planning, and Management of Urban Forests

International Perspectives

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ISBN: 978-0-387-71424-0 (Print) 978-0-387-71425-7 (Online)

Table of contents (27 chapters)

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  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xv

  2. Perspectives and Approaches in Urban Forestry

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      Introduction: The Growth of Cities and Urban Forestry

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      Pages 10-28

      Toward a Landscape Ecology of Cities: Beyond Buildings, Trees, and Urban Forests

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      Pages 29-34

      Principles for Guiding Eco-City Development

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      Pages 35-52

      A Multiple-Indicators Approach to Monitoring Urban Sustainable Development

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      Pages 53-83

      Assessment and Valuation of the Ecosystem Services Provided by Urban Forests

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      Pages 84-96

      Benefits of Urban Green Space for Improving Urban Climate

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      Pages 97-108

      Applying Ecosystem Management to Urban Forestry

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      Pages 109-117

      Approaches to Urban Forestry in the United Kingdom

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      Pages 118-148

      Opportunities and Alternatives for Enhancing Urban Forests in Compact Cities in Developing Countries

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      Pages 149-168

      Urban Ecology Studies in China, with an Emphasis on Shanghai

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      Pages 169-186

      Using the Urban–Rural Gradient Approach to Determine the Effects of Land Use on Forest Remnants

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      Pages 187-196

      A Philosophical Basis for Restoring Ecologically Functioning Urban Forests: Current Methods and Results

  3. Planning, Managing, and Restoring Urban Forests

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      Pages 199-218

      Strategic Planning for Urban Woodlands in North West England

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      Pages 219-239

      Landscape Corridors in Shanghai and Their Importance in Urban Forest Planning

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      Pages 240-258

      Management of Urban Forests in the United States

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      Pages 259-278

      The Urban Forest of Nanjing City: Key Characteristics and Management Assessment

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      Pages 279-292

      Urban Forest Structure in Hefei, China

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      Pages 293-300

      Forests and Forestry in Hesse, Germany: Meeting the Challenge of Multipurpose Forestry

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      Pages 301-311

      Experiences in the Management of Urban Recreational Forests in Germany

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      Pages 312-335

      Modeling the Social Benefits of Urban Parks for Users

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