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Context: This study examines the spatio-temporal patterns of urban expansion for Yangon and Nay Pyi Taw, the former and new national capitals of Myanmar, and its impact on the regional environment between 2000 and 2013. Objectives: The objective is to examine different driving forces of urban...

Author(s)
Wang ChuYuan; Myint, S. W.; Fan PeiLei; Stuhlmacher, M.; Yang JiaChuan
Publisher
Springer
Publication
Landscape Ecology, 2018, 33, 5, pp 765-782
Abstract

Context: In response to predominantly local and private approaches to landscape change, landscape ecologists should critically assess the multiscalar influences on landscape design. Objectives: This study develops a governance framework for Nassauer and Opdam's "Design-in-Science" model. Its...

Author(s)
Foo, K.; McCarthy, J.; Bebbington, A.
Publisher
Springer
Publication
Landscape Ecology, 2018, 33, 5, pp 675-689
Abstract

As urban environments differ from the natural environment, the ability of a species to move in and use variable land composition types determines its fate in the urban environment. In many mammalian species, the selection of home ranges mainly occurs during natal dispersal. Thus, habitat selection...

Author(s)
Hämäläinen, S.; Fey, K.; Selonen, V.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd
Publication
Landscape and Urban Planning, 2018, 169, pp 269-275
News Article

In recent years, trees in urban areas have been recognised as a key part of the urban landscape, particularly in terms of the environmental and...

Date
January 2018
Author(s)
Stephanie Cole
CAB ReviewFull Text

This review of tree biomechanics covers recent research publications that offer new insights into how trees respond to mechanical loads and resist failure, especially in winds. Biomechanical studies using dynamic rather than static structural methods are showing that the form of the tree influences...

Date
January 2018
Subjects
branches; loads; strain; stresses; trees; trunks; wind; woody plants; urban forestry; street trees; mechanical properties
Author(s)
James, K. R.; Moore, J. R.; Slater, D.; Dahle, G. A.
Event

28 November - 1 December 2018 - Mantova

Venue
Mantova
Country
Italy
Contact
Mr Simone Borelli
Miscellaneous

A description is provided for Hilberina rhynchospora, which is apparently saprobic with records on rotten wood and dead stems. Some information on its habitats, dispersal and transmission, and conservation status is given, along with details of its geographical distribution (North America (USA...

Author(s)
Minter, D. W.; Cannon, P. F.
Publisher
CABI
Publication
IMI Descriptions of Fungi and Bacteria, 2016, No.209, pp Sheet 2086
AbstractFull Text

Object: The article aimed to select the tree species with strong adsorption of heavy metals and S under different pollution condition. Method: We studied coniferous tree species as the research object, which to analyze heavy metal elements content and S in leaves on Kunlun bridge (urban area),...

Author(s)
Li ShaoNing; Lu ShaoWei; Ding Jie; Lu ShaoBo; Chen Bo; Shi Yuan
Publisher
Editorial Department of Southwest China Journal of Agricultural Sciences
Publication
Southwest China Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 2018, 31, 4, pp 835-841

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