Conducted
2-4(5) Sept 2015
in Stockholm
Program

Program:

Themes of the conference was
* visions of large parks in large cities
* the specific aspects of large parks and nature reserves in townscapes in contrast to urban greening in general
* the role of large parks in urban ecology
* the role of large parks as a source of biodiversity in cities
* ecosystem services from urban green areas and specifically from large parks in large cities
* the role of large parks when building the sustainable city and mitigating climate change
* the role of large parks when integrating - functionally and architecturally - the city in the landscape
* large parks in understanding the history of the landscape
* the establishment and legal status of large parks
* urban planning for large parks - threats and conflicts
* governance of large parks in large cities

These themes were addressed through case studies, research and practical applications of planning and nature conservation. See the full program!
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