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Other publications

Below is a collection of abstracts from books, articles and reports which have been presented at Urban Forum meetings or which are of interest to the Urban Forum.

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Date Author Title
Sep 2011 Oliver Hölzinger
The Value of Green Infrastructure in Birmingham and the Black Country (PDF, 3210KB).
Prepared for The Wildlife Trust for Birmingham and the Black Country.
Oct 2010 Forest Research Benefits of Green Infrastructure- full report for Defra and CLG (PDF, 1200KB).
Oct 2010 Forest Research Benefits of Green Infrastructure- summary report (PDF, 2300KB).
Sep 2010 Greenspace Scotland Stalled spaces - delivering community and environmental benefits through temporary greenspace (PDF, 850KB).
Mar 2010 Natural England ‘Nature Nearby’ Accessible Natural Greenspace Guidance (PDF, 2700KB).
Feb 2010 Greenspace Scotland Greenspace and health outcomes framework (PDF, 850KB).
Jun 2009 Helen Barber, Dr Peter Hedges & Dr Philip Fermor Obstacles and solutions to maximising biodiversity in major urban development schemes (PDF, 310KB).
Proceedings of the Human Ecology International Conference, Manchester.
2008 Greenspace Scotland Greenspace Quality: A Guide to Assessment, Planning and Strategic Development (PDF, 1820KB).
Aug 2008 Greenspace Scotland Greenspace and Quality of Life: A Critical Literature Review (PDF, 960KB).
Jun 2008 Greenspace Scotland Health Impact Assessment of Greenspace: A Guide (PDF, 1450KB).
Oct 2007 Greenspace Scotland The links between greenspace and health - a critical literature review (PDF, 1000KB).
Mar 2007 The Sustainable Development Commission The Natural Environment, Health and Well-being (PDF, 600KB).
The Sustainable Development Commission’s Healthy Futures programme, No. 6.
Mar 2006 Edited by Inger Björneloo & Eva Nyberg Drivers and barriers for implementing learning for sustainable development in pre-school through upper secondary and teacher education (PDF, 1320KB).
Göteborg Workshop.
Mar 2006 Gerald Dawe Energy Beyond Oil (PDF, 80KB).
Mobbs, Paul (2005). Matador Publishing.
Summary prepared for the UK-MAB Urban Forum.
Mar 2006 Gerald Dawe No nettles required: The reassuring truth about wildlife gardening (PDF, 62KB).
Thompson, Ken (2006). Eden Books / Transworld Publishers.
Summary prepared for the UK-MAB Urban Forum.
Sep 2005 Gerald Dawe A natural history of Cardiff: Exploring along the River Taff. being an account of the animal and plant life in and around our capital city (PDF, 27KB).
Gillham, M.E. (2002). Lazy Cat Publishing.
Summary prepared for the UK-MAB Urban Forum.
2005 Black Environment Network Ethnic Communities and Green Spaces. Guidance for Green Space Managers 2 (PDF, 4040KB).
2005 Black Environment Network Ethnic Communities and Green Spaces. Guidance for Green Space Managers 1 (PDF, 4040KB).
Sep 2003 Edited by Ted Trzyna The urban imperative: Urban outreach strategies for protected area agencies (web link).
Proceedings of a workshop at the Fifth World Parks Congress, Durban, South Africa.
2003 Gary Grant, Luke Engleback and Barry Nicholson Green roofs: their existing status and potential for conserving biodiversity in urban areas (PDF, 779KB).
English Nature research report.