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Urban areas as defined by the Census Bureau are densely-populated areas with at least 50,000 people ("urbanized areas") and densely-populated areas with 2,500 to 50,000 people ("urban clusters").

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Land Journal Volume 9 Issue 11 cover image
Publicación revisada por pares
Noviembre 2020
Etiopía
Estados Unidos de América
Noruega

The contemporary urbanization and its implication to land use dynamics especially in the peri-urban areas are emerging as a cross-cutting theme in policy debates and scientific discourse.

Land Journal Volume 9 Issue 11 cover image
Publicación revisada por pares
Noviembre 2020
África austral
Sudáfrica

The purpose of this research is to better conserve biodiversity by improving land allocation modeling software. Here we introduce a planning support framework designed to be understood by and useful to land managers, stakeholders, and other decision-makers. With understanding comes trust and engagement, which often yield better implementation of model results.

Publicación revisada por pares
Octubre 2020
Asia oriental
Malasia

Drastic growth of urban populations has caused expansion of peri-urban areas—the transitional zone between a city and its hinterland. Although urbanisation may bring economic opportunities and improve infrastructure in an area, uncontrolled urban expansion towards peri-urban areas will negatively impact the environment and the community living within the area.

Publicación revisada por pares
Octubre 2020
Estados Unidos de América

Street trees, native plantings, bioswales, and other forms of green infrastructure alleviate urban air and water pollution, diminish flooding vulnerability, support pollinators, and provide other benefits critical to human well-being.

Publicación revisada por pares
Octubre 2020
Estados Unidos de América
Italia

The recent decades have witnessed a significant increase in the population in peri-urban areas which led to a progressive transformation of peri-urban landscapes, and the reduced ability of agriculture to provide ecosystem services.

Publicación revisada por pares
Septiembre 2020
Guinea
Oceanía

Papua New Guinea is a country in Oceania that hosts unique rain forests and forest ecosystems which are crucial for sequestering atmospheric carbon, conserving biodiversity, supporting the livelihood of indigenous people, and underpinning the timber market of the country.

Publicación revisada por pares
Septiembre 2020
Ghana
África subsahariana

Ghana is urbanising rapidly, and over half of the country’s population have lived in urban areas since 2010.

Publicación revisada por pares
Septiembre 2020
Alemania
Estados Unidos de América

In this study, a knowledge-based fuzzy classification method was used to classify possible soil-landforms in urban areas based on analysis of morphometric parameters (terrain attributes) derived from digital elevation models (DEMs).

Publicación revisada por pares
Septiembre 2020
España
Estados Unidos de América

The design of efficient Green Infrastructure —GI— systems is a key issue to achieve sustainable development city planning goals in the twenty-first century.

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