Urban Ecology

  • Jürgen Breuste
  • Hildegard Feldmann
  • Ogarit Uhlmann

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XXX
  2. Introduction

  3. Ecological Cities — Models, Environmental Aims, Standards

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 23-23
    2. Workshop: Environmental Quality Aims and Ecological Aims

    3. Workshop: Urban Climate

    4. Workshop: Air Pollution

      1. Werner Habbel, Antonio Carlos Dias dos Santos, Horst Pasenau, José Arnaldo Sales
        Pages 95-98
      2. Enrique Puliafito, Carlos Puliafito, José Quero, Pablo Guerreiro
        Pages 99-103
      3. Dietrich Wagler, Klaus Freyer, Peter Popp, Hanns-Christian Treutler
        Pages 104-108
      4. Matli Chandra Sekhar
        Pages 109-113
      5. Valdo Liblik, Helmut Kundel
        Pages 114-118
    5. Workshop: Water Management

    6. Poster

      1. Ryszard Farat, Magorzata Kêpiñska-Kasprzak
        Pages 151-152
      2. Robert Géczi, Karoly Loerincz
        Pages 153-155
      3. Toshiaki Ichinose, Hiromitsu Kawahara, Keisuke Hanaki, Takemi Ito, Tomonori Matsuo
        Pages 162-164
      4. Sergey V. Kakareka, Valery S. Homich
        Pages 165-167
      5. Sergey V. Kakareka, Ludmila A. Kravchuk
        Pages 168-170
      6. Achim Kuhn, Hans-Joachim Ballach, Rüdiger Wittig
        Pages 171-173
      7. Andreas E. H. Lehmann, Karl Stahr
        Pages 174-177
      8. Nataliya Matoshko, P. Berg, D. Veretennikov
        Pages 178-180
      9. Hannelore Schweitzer, Steffen Kausch
        Pages 192-194
      10. Doris Stüben, Manfred Meurer, Karin Huck, Stefan Norra
        Pages 195-197
  4. Improvement of Urban Environmental Conditions The Integration of Ecological, Economic, Social and Cultural Aspects

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 201-201
    2. Hans-Norbert Mayer
      Pages 203-209
    3. Workshop: Policy Development Approaches

About this book


This book provides an overview of international developments in urban ecology, with many examples from cities worldwide. In addition, it presents a unique exchange of experiences and ideas, with a focus on cooperation between researchers and those involved in putting ideas into practice. Topics include: aims and standards for ecological cities; the integration of ecologial, economic, social and cultural aspects; land use as a controlling factor; ecologically responsible mobility; and the integration of nature and landscape into urban development.


Agenda 21 Air pollution Climate protection Infiltration Monitoring Stadt Stadtplanung Stadtökologie Water protection ecology ecosystem environment environmental sociology urban regional and structural planing vegetation

Editors and affiliations

  • Jürgen Breuste
    • 1
  • Hildegard Feldmann
    • 1
  • Ogarit Uhlmann
    • 1
  1. 1.UFZ Centre for Environmental ResearchLeipzig-Halle GmbHLeipzigGermany

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1998
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-88585-3
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-88583-9
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