Endlicher, Wilfried

Perspectives in Urban Ecology

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Table of contents

1. Introduction: From Urban Nature Studies to Ecosystem Services
Wilfried Endlicher

2. Particulate Matter in the Urban Atmosphere: Concentration, Distribution, Reduction – Results of Studies in the Berlin Metropolitan Area
Marcel Langner, Thomas Draheim, Wilfried Endlicher

3. Contamination of Urban Surface and Ground Water Resources and Impact on Aquatic Species
Gunnar Nützmann, Claudia Wiegand, Valeska Contardo-Jara, Enrico Hamann, Vanessa Burmester, Karen Gerstenberg

4. Urban Soils in the Vadose Zone
Gerd Wessolek, Björn Kluge, Alexandra Toland, Thomas Nehls, Eva Klingelmann, Yong Nam Rim, Beate Mekiffer, Steffen Trinks

5. Plants in Urban Settings: From Patterns to Mechanisms and Ecosystem Services
Ingo Kowarik, Leonie K. Fischer, Ina Säumel, Moritz Lippe, Frauke Weber, Janneke R. Westermann

6. New Directions in Urban Avian Ecology: Reciprocal Connections between Birds and Humans in Cities
Barbara Clucas, John M. Marzluff, Sonja Kübler, Peter Meffert

7. Urban Economy
Elmar Kulke, Maike Brammer, Benjamin Otto, Daniela Baer, Julika Weiß, Betka Zakirova

8. Remote Sensing and Spatial Modelling of the Urban Environment
Tobia Lakes, Patrick Hostert, Birgit Kleinschmit, Steffen Lauf, Jan Tigges

9. Social Dimensions of Urban Restructuring: Urban Gardening, Residents’ Participation, Gardening Exhibitions
Miriam Fritsche, Martin Klamt, Marit Rosol, Marlies Schulz

10. From L. Wirth to E. Wirth: Integrating Effects of the Organizational Division of Labour into the Study of Urban Life
Harald A. Mieg

11. Human Perception of Urban Environment and Consequences for its Design
Elke Meer, Martin Brucks, Anna Husemann, Mathias Hofmann, Jasmin Honold, Reinhard Beyer

12. The Social Construction of City Nature: Exploring Temporary Uses of Open Green Space in Berlin
Julia Lossau, Katharina Winter

Keywords: Environment, Environmental Management, Landscape/Regional and Urban Planning, Biogeosciences, Computer Imaging, Vision, Pattern Recognition and Graphics, Urbanism, Science Education

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Natural Sciences

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