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Five Governing Approaches for Green Space in Urban Areas
by America in Bloom
February 24, 2019

Green space is very important for quality of life and sustainability of urban areas. But green space development does not keep up with urban development, leading to scarcity of green space in cities.

A researcher, Carmen Aalbers, looked into the regional and local governing of green space in urban areas and found what governing approaches can make green space more responsive to urban development. These insights can help decision-makers on how to integrate green space in urban development.

Aalbers’ research provides evidence on how to preserve green space and integrate it in urban development. Five results are highlighted here....

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