Special Issue of Remote Sensing (MDPI) "Remote Sensing of Urban Forests"
Deadline for manuscript submissions: 28 November 2018
Through the provision of ecosystem services (ESS), urban forests and green infrastructures provide multiple benefits for urban dwellers making cities more resilient to climate change by enhancing, for example, the degree of shading, evaporative cooling, rainwater interception and storage and filtration functions.
The Department of Geography in the Faculty of Geosciences at Ruhr-University Bochum invites applications for the position of a Professor (chair, W3) in
Analysis and Planning of Urban Environments to start 1 April 2019.
Apply until 30 September 2018. Read more.
San Sebastián, Spain,
15 - 18 October 2018
Symposium: Governing the trade-offs of peri-urban ecosystem services invites contributions.
You are welcome to join the SI "Green and Blue Nexus", Ecological Processes with Dead-Line 30 September 2018 (more information: https://ecologicalprocesses.springeropen.com/green-blue-nexus).
You are also invite to test and comment the software Circuitscape.
Integrating urban and transport planning, environment and health for healthier urban living
25 - 27 November 2018
Sitges, Barcelona, Spain
SUBMIT ABSTRACTS BY 8 JUNE 2018
Urban Transitions 2018 aims to promote healthy urban development by bringing together different disciplines working within cities. Meet world leading experts on urban and transport planning, architecture, environmental exposures, physical activity, and public health and governance to discuss current challenges and solutions.