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OLS Field Name OLS Field Data
Main Title Understanding urban ecology : an interdisciplinary systems approach /
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Hall, Myrna H. P.,
Balogh, Stephen B.,
Publisher Springer Nature,
Year Published 2019
OCLC Number 1078758725
ISBN 3030112586; 9783030112585
Subjects Urban ecology (Sociology) ; Endangered ecosystems. ; Sustainable development. ; Environmental management. ; Nature conservation.
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EHBM  HT241.U53 2019 NHEERL/AED Library/Narragansett,RI 06/17/2019
Collation xxii, 360 pages : illustrations (some color), maps (some color) ; 25 cm
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes What Is Urban Ecology and Why Should We Study It? -- Urban Ecology from a Biophysical and Systems Perspective -- Social Processes, Urban Ecosystems and Sustainability -- Scale and Metabolism in Ancient Cities -- Economy and Development in Modern Cities -- The Urban Hydrological System -- The Climate System -- The Atmospheric System: Air Quality and Greenhouse Gases -- Nutrient Biogeochemistry of Urban Systems -- Material Cycles -- The Biological System: Plants in the Urban Environment -- The Biological System: Urban Wildlife, Adaptation and Evolution; Urbanization as a Driver of Contemporary Evolution in Gray Squirrels (Sciurus carolinensis) -- Environmental Justice in the Urban Environment -- Urban Food Systems -- Urban Design Toward More Holistic Systems: Improving Discipline Integration and Sustainability Evaluation -- The Epilogue.
Place Published Cham
PUB Date Free Form ©2019
BIB Level m
Medium unmediated
Content text
Carrier volume
Cataloging Source RDA
OCLC Time Stamp 20190608104410
Language eng
Origin OCLC
Type CAT
OCLC Rec Leader 02067cam 2200373Ii 45010