Title: Restorative Commons: Creating Health and Well-Being Through Urban Landscapes
Author: Campbell, Lindsay; Wiesen, Anne
Source: Gen. Tech. Rep. NRS-P-39. Newtown Square, PA : U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northern Research Station. 278 p.
Publication Series: General Technical Report - Proceedings
Description: A collection of 18 articles inspired by the Meristem 2007 Forum, "Restorative Commons for Community Health." The articles include interviews, case studies, thought pieces, and interdisciplinary theoretical works that explore the relationship between human health and the urban environment. This volume is a joint endeavor of Meristem and the U.S. Forest Service Northern Research Station as they work to strengthen networks of researchers and practitioners to develop new solutions to persistent and emergent challenges to human health, well-being, and potential within the urban environment.
Keywords: civic stewardship, natural resource management, design with nature, neighborhood resilience, sustainable city, green infrastructure, ecology
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Campbell, Lindsay; Wiesen, Anne 2009. Restorative Commons: Creating Health and Well-Being Through Urban Landscapes. Gen. Tech. Rep. NRS-P-39. Newtown Square, PA : U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northern Research Station. 278 p.
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