Special issue of Landscape and Urban Planning on Urban Ecosystem Services has just been published!
Landscape and Urban Planning has just published a special issue on Urban Ecosystem Services (vol. 109, no. 1). http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/journal/01692046/109/1
The objective of this special issue has been to bring together the various perspectives on the value of urban ecosystem services and discuss the potential of merging and synthesizing these perspectives. Ultimately, this should lay foundations for a more sustainable management of ecosystem services in urban areas.
The special issue contains 11 articles referring to governance, economic valuation, social issues and tools that support the management of ecosystem services in cities.
The editorial by the guest editors, Klaus Hubacek and Jakub Kronenberg, puts these articles in the broader context of research on urban ecosystem services.
The articles have been authored by Henrik Ernstson, Pim Bendt, Stephan Barthel, Johan Colding, Elisabeth K. Larson, Charles Perrings, Jan Melichar, Kateřina Kaprová, Robert F. Young, E. Gregory McPherson, James J. Connolly, Erika S. Svendsen, Dana R. Fisher, Lindsay K. Campbell, Joanna Piwowarczyk, Jakub Kronenberg, Małgorzata Anna Dereniowska, Daniele La Rosa, Riccardo Privitera, Adrienne Grêt-Regamey, Enrico Celio, Thomas M. Klein, Ulrike Wissen Hayek, Kathleen Gail Radford, Philip James.