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This paper assesses the benefits derived from environmental amenities, and more specifically from an urban park, from data on residential location choices. Household decisions regarding their residential location have important implications for urban planning. This paper uses a choice experiment...

Author(s)
Traoré, S.
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Forest Policy and Economics, 2019, 102, pp 1-9
Abstract

Community gardens are very popular in developed countries, providing multiple benefits to inhabitants. In developing China, residents in many emerging urban communities of China have been appropriating and reclaiming public open spaces intentionally as a leisure opportunity and transforming their...

Author(s)
He BaoJie; Zhu Jin
Publisher
Elsevier GmbH, München, Germany
Citation
Urban Forestry & Urban Greening, 2018, 34, pp 154-165
Abstract

Green spaces play an important role in improving the livability of cities but are under high pressure from development in rapidly urbanizing countries. Understanding the use of urban green spaces and how this relates to their management is essential to effectively provide different functions and...

Author(s)
Yared Girma; Heyaw Terefe; Pauleit, S.
Publisher
Elsevier GmbH, München, Germany
Citation
Urban Forestry & Urban Greening, 2019, 43, pp 126357
Abstract

Rapid urbanisation in developing countries is putting pressure on urban greenness supplies and living environment. Access to parks plays an important role for people's lived experiences about urban greenness. While existing studies have mostly focused on the capitalized value of access to parks on...

Author(s)
Wu WenJie; Wang, M.; Zhu Ning; Zhang WeiYang; Sun Hua
Publisher
Elsevier GmbH, München, Germany
Citation
Urban Forestry & Urban Greening, 2019, 38, pp 133-144
Abstract

Urbanization has brought about a substantial increase in population growth, and a considerable amount of park green space has been exposed to urban construction land, which has greatly affected the natural and social value of the urban natural capital. Although this problem is serious in developing ...

Author(s)
Wang Yuan; He Cheng; Wang Li; Liu Yi; Ye Ke; Yang Xin; Kong ZhiHong; Su YiJiang
Publisher
HARD Publishing Company, Olsztyn 5, Poland
Citation
Polish Journal of Environmental Studies, 2019, 28, 4, pp 2429-2440
Abstract

This study makes two important contributions to the existing literature. On the one hand, it investigated tourism impacts as perceived by residents in two important historic cities in India (Puri and Varanasi). On the other hand, it analysed residents' perceived tourism impacts in relation to their ...

Author(s)
Liu XiaoMing; Li Jun
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Sustainability, 2018, 10, 7, pp 2300
Abstract

On the Mediterranean coast, the tourism activity which has developed since the 1950s has become a mass tourism industry in recent decades, cohabitating with natural spaces of high environmental value. These sensitive areas are thus subjected to a varied catalog of anthropizing actions (urbanization ...

Author(s)
García-Ayllón, S.
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Sustainability, 2018, 10, 5, pp 1344
Abstract

Environmental risk of heavy metals in public leisure places is becoming a serious issue in developing countries such as China. The aim of this study was to evaluate the risk to people's health based on the content of heavy metals in different particle size dusts from public. The road dust samples...

Author(s)
Liu Qiang; Shan YanLong; Zou MingYing; Du FengGuo
Publisher
Parlar Scientific Publications, Freising, Germany
Citation
Fresenius Environmental Bulletin, 2017, 26, 3, pp 2050-2057
Abstract

Although local food consumption is growing in importance, there remains a lack of research addressing local food consumption preferences in less developed countries. This article aims to examine the drivers of local food purchase intentions for Chilean consumers. A model of local food behavioral...

Author(s)
Bianchi, C.
Publisher
Routledge, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Food Products Marketing, 2017, 23, 5, pp 553-569
Abstract

This study investigates the associations between characteristics of urban green spaces and frequency and duration of self-reported physical activity in the city of Aydin, Turkey. Data were collected through a survey with 420 participants. We analysed the associations between characteristics of...

Author(s)
Akpİnar, A.; Cankurt, M.
Publisher
Sage Publications Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Indoor and Built Environment, 2017, 26, 8, pp 1091-1101

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