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Mitigating urban heat with green spaces

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Urban heat islands Health Green infrastructure Heatwaves
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As cities grapple with the impacts of heatwaves, exacerbated by the urban heat island effect and amplified by climate change impacts, green spaces can cool urban areas, as well as provide health and wellbeing benefits to city dwellers and habitat for biodiversity.

Publication Details
Publication Year:
2018