Person

Sarah Bekessy

Alternate Name
Sarah A. Bekessy
Identifiers

orcid

0000-0002-0503-1979

scopusID

7801623734

Recently added resources

Briefing paper

13 Nov 2018
5

This briefing draws upon the expertise of RMIT’s urban greening, biodiversity and liveability research community to inform policy makers and the wider community on the critical opportunities nature-based solutions offer in enhancing liveability.

Conference paper

18 Jun 2018
41

Urban green spaces (UGS) like parks, sports grounds and bush reserves provide opportunities for city dwellers to interact with the natural environment. Our study sought to establish the importance of UGS for city dwellers to not only interact, but ‘connect’, with nature given that research...

Journal article

15 Apr 2018
8

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...

Report

Report prepared by the National Environmental Science Program – Clean Air and Urban Landscapes Hub for the City of Melbourne
27 Feb 2018
4

This report contains a methodological framework to measure habitat connectivity for a series of key animal groups across an urban landscape. The report contains a summary of the recent science for measuring habitat connectivity, things to consider when using this approach and worked examples.

Report

1 Jan 2006
4

This study, Change and Continuity in Peri-urban Australia, aims to help redress the relative lack of attention given to peri-urban regions in Australia and to contribute to a growing international literature on these areas. The project will produce four monographs. This first takes the form...

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