Urban Green Infrastructure in Support of Ecosystem Services in a Highly Dynamic South American City: A Multi-Scale Assessment of Santiago de Chile

  • Ellen BanzhafEmail author
  • Francisco de la Barrera
  • Sonia Reyes-Paecke


Urban green infrastructure contributes to the health and quality of life for human beings [1].


Urban growth Hotspot of biodiversity Ecosystem services at risk Spatial scales Socio-spatial differentiation 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ellen Banzhaf
    • 1
    Email author
  • Francisco de la Barrera
    • 2
  • Sonia Reyes-Paecke
    • 3
  1. 1.Department Urban and Environmental SociologyHelmholtz Centre for Environmental Research–UFZLeipzigGermany
  2. 2.Faculty of Architecture, Urbanism and Geography, Center of Sustainable Urban DevelopmentUniversity of ConcepciónConcepciónChile
  3. 3.Department of Ecosystems and Environment, Faculty of Agronomy and Forestry EngineeringPontificia Universidad Católica de ChileSantiago de ChileChile

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