How Green Is the City?: Sustainability Assessment and the Management of Urban Environments (Paperback)

Sustainability Assessment and the Management of Urban Environments

By Dimitri Devuyst (Editor), Luc Hens, Walter de Lannoy

Columbia University Press, 9780231118033, 488pp.

Publication Date: August 1, 2001

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Description

This book deals with practical ways to reach a more sustainable state in urban areas through such tools as strategic environmental assessment, sustainability assessment, direction analysis, baseline setting and progress measurement, sustainability targets, and ecological footprint analysis.


About the Author

Dimitri Devuyst is a postdoctoral fellow for the Fund for Scientific Research in Flanders, Belgium, and visiting professor of ecology at the Human Ecology Department at Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium.
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