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査読付論文
Sustainability所収
著者:
Reyes
Sheryl
Miyazaki
Aya
Yiu
Evonne
The advent of modern technology in agriculture has increased the efficiency of our food production but also poses pressures on the sustainability of our planet. The Globally Important Agricultural Heritage Systems (GIAHS) of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) has been developed to safeguard traditional agricultural...
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Water所収
Due to the cumulative effects of rapid urbanization, population growth and climate change, many inland and coastal water bodies around the world are experiencing severe water pollution. To help make land-use and climate change adaptation policies more effective at a local scale, this study used a combination of participatory approaches and computer...
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Monitoring Effect of Spatial Growth on Land Surface Temperature in Dhaka

Remote Sensing所収
著者:
Rahman
Md. Mustafizur
Avtar
Ram
Yunus
Ali P.
Dou
Jie
Misra
Prakhar
Takeuchi
Wataru
Sahu
Netrananda
Kharrazi
Ali
Chakraborty
Shamik
Kurniawan
Tonni Agustiono
Spatial urban growth and its impact on land surface temperature (LST) is a high priority environmental issue for urban policy. Although the impact of horizontal spatial growth of cities on LST is well studied, the impact of the vertical spatial distribution of buildings on LST is under-investigated. This is particularly true for cities in sub...
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Land所収
著者:
Lahoti
Shruti
Lahoti
Ashish
Joshi
Rajendra
Nagpur is rapidly urbanizing, and in the process witnessing decline in its green status which is one of the identities of the city. The study aims to understand the current species diversity, composition and structure in different classes of greens prevalent in the city. As urban green spaces (UGS) are also reservoirs of carbon stock, the study...
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Sustainability所収
著者:
Somanje
Albert
Mohan
Geetha
Lopes
Julia
Mensah
Adelina
Gordon
Christopher
Urban-rural linkages are an integral part of fostering development in both urban and rural communities. However, the focus on development tends to have an urban bias toward Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) with an increase in urbanization. Ghana is one of the fastest urbanizing countries in SSA. This paper sought to identify the challenges of urban-rural...
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sustainability所収
著者:
Hadi Pandyaswargo
Andante
Knaus
Michael
Onoda
Hiroshi
Mahichi
Faezeh
Guo
Yanghui
Due to its ability to recover both material and energy from organic waste, biogas technology is considered one of the best technology for treating organic waste. While in many emerging Asian countries more than 50% of municipal waste is organic waste, the amount of organic waste treated with biogas technology remains very limited. This study...
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Resources所収
著者:
Avtar
Ram
Tripathi
Saurabh
Aggarwal
Ashwani Kumar
Energy expansion and security in the current world scenario focuses on increasing the energy generation capacity and if possible, adopting cleaner and greener energy in that development process. However, too often this expansion and planning alters the landscape and human influence on its surroundings through a very complex mechanism. Resource...
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Sustainability所収
著者:
Lewin
Allison
Mo
Karen
Gabai
Sara
Over the last 25 years, the global area of certified forests has grown rapidly and voluntary forest certification has become recognized as an effective tool to engage international markets in improving sustainability within forest management units. However, the bulk of this growth has occurred in North America, Northern Europe, Australia, and New...
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査読付論文
Sustainability所収
著者:
Lahoti
Shruti
Kefi
Mohamed
Lahoti
Ashish
Faced with a lack of fine grain data availability, in rapidly emerging urban centers of developing nations, the study explored a mapping methodology to create thematic map of public urban green space (UGS). Using GIS, a thematic map of Nagpur city, India was prepared. The objective was to prepare spatial data that are relevant for planners and...
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Water所収
Rapid changes in land use and land cover pattern have exerted an irreversible change on different natural resources, and water resources in particular, throughout the world. Khambhat City, located in the Western coastal plain of India, is witnessing a rapid expansion of human settlements, as well as agricultural and industrial activities. This...
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