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Bryan Boruff

Alternate Name:
Bryan J. Boruff
Report

Urban vegetation cover change in Melbourne: 2014-2018

This report focuses on the extent and change in the spatial distribution of vegetation across Melbourne between 2014 and 2018, reported against major land-use classes and against metropolitan sub-regions.
Journal article

Associations between the home yard and preschoolers’ outdoor play and physical activity

Young children’s outdoor play mostly occurs within the home-yard space, yet the influence of the home yard on preschoolers’ outdoor play and physical activity is poorly understood. We investigated the relationships between home-yard features and home-based outdoor play and physical activity in preschoolers (2–5 years...
Conference paper

Development and trial of an automated, open source walkability tool through AURIN's Open Source Portal

Creating walkable environments produces a range of health and environmental co-benefits including increased physical activity, social interaction, sustainable living and environmental protection. This paper provides details of the development, trial, validation and potential application of a ‘Walkability Index Tool’.
Conference paper

Recovery from the storm: resilience and the role of community capital in long-term disaster recovery in regional Western Australia

Through an examination of ‘community capital’, this paper examines the actors and relationships involved in the flood recovery process of a regional community in Western Australia