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design, ecology and management : international conference proceedings 5–7 June 2013, Saint-Petersburg, Russia

Ignatieva, Maria and Melnichuk, Irina, eds. (2013). Water landscapes and urbanization.
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The published proceedings of the conference “Water landscapes and urbanization: design, ecology and management” comprises selected abstracts in English and Russian. The conference is held in St. Petersburg, Russia on the 5–7 June 2013, and is an initiative supported by Saint-Petersburg Administration, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences and Saint-Petersburg State Forest Technical University. The abstracts came through the review process organized by the Conference Scientific Committee (Dr. Maria Ignatieva (Sweden) and Dr. Irina Melnichuk (Russia). The main objective of this international scientific conference is to raise the attention and awareness among scientists, urban planners, hydrologists, ecologists, professional landscape architects, city administrations and other appropriate stakeholders, about water landscapes in urban environments. The focus will be on the understanding of modern and heritage water landscapes, evaluation of its ecological and cultural values, visions of blue infrastructures and mitigation of consequences of globalisation and climate change. St. Petersburg is the truly city of water landscapes with Neva River, numerous tributaries, canals, streams, fountains and wetlands. St. Petersburg history and culture is based around the water theme. The conference focus is reinforced by the widely international conference participants, who come from Russia, Sweden, UK, Germany, USA, France, Peru, Iran, Austria, the Netherlands and Portugal.

Editors:Ignatieva, Maria and Melnichuk, Irina
Title:Water landscapes and urbanization
Subtitle:design, ecology and management : international conference proceedings 5–7 June 2013, Saint-Petersburg, Russia
Alternative abstract:

Сборник трудов конференции «Водные ландшафты в эпоху урбанизации: дизайн, экология и менеджмент» содержит тезисы докладов английском и русском языке, прошедших процесс рецензирования, осуществленного научным комитетом (Марией Игнатьевой и Ириной Мельничук). Конференция проводилась в Санкт-Петербурге с 5 по 7 июня 2013 года. Эта конференция была изначально задумана и поддержана администрацией города Санкт-Петербурга, Санкт-Петербургским лесотехническим университетом и Шведским университетом сельскохозяйственных наук.

Year of publishing :2013
Number of Pages:123
Place of Publication:Saint-Petersburg
Publisher:Saint-Petersburg State Polytechnic University
Publication Type:Proceeding (editor)
Article category:Scientific peer reviewed
Full Text Status:Public
Agris subject categories.:P Natural resources > P01 Nature conservation and land resources
P Natural resources > P10 Water resources and management
Subjects:(A) Swedish standard research categories 2011 > 4 Agricultural Sciences > 401 Agricultural, Forestry and Fisheries > Landscape Architecture
Agrovoc terms:urban planning, urban areas, design, runoff water, rivers, cultural values, ecology
Keywords:water landscapes, urbanization
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ID Code:12436
Faculty:LTJ - Faculty of Landscape Planning, Horticulture and Agricultural Science (until 2013)
NL - Faculty of Natural Resources and Agricultural Sciences (until 2013)
Department:(NL, NJ) > Dept. of Urban and Rural Development
(LTJ, LTV) > Dept. of Urban and Rural Development
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Deposited On:17 Sep 2015 13:07
Metadata Last Modified:09 Sep 2020 14:17

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