Geo: Geography and Environment

Geo is a fully open access international journal publishing original articles from across the spectrum of geographical and environmental research. Geo welcomes submissions which make a significant contribution to one or more of the journal’s aims. These are to:

encompass the breadth of geographical, environmental and related research, based on original scholarship in the sciences, social sciences and humanities;

bring new understanding to and enhance communication between geographical research agendas, including human-environment interactions, global North-South relations and academic-policy exchange;

advance spatial research and address the importance of geographical enquiry to the understanding of, and action about, contemporary issues;

foster methodological development, including collaborative forms of knowledge production, interdisciplinary approaches and the innovative use of quantitative and/or qualitative data sets;

publish research articles, review papers, data and digital humanities papers, and commentaries which are of international significance.

Journal article

15 Apr 2018

Cities are investing billions of dollars in climate change adaptation to combat the effects of sea‐level rise, temperature extremes, increasingly intense storm events, flooding and water scarcity. Natural ecosystems have enormous potential to contribute to city resilience, and so, actions that rely on this approach...