Book Details


Biodiversity and Health in the Face of Climate Change

Publication year: 2019

ISBN: 978-3-030-02318-8

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This book identifies and discusses biodiversity’s contribution to physical, mental and spiritual health and wellbeing. Furthermore, the book identifies the implications of this relationship for nature conservation, public health, landscape architecture and urban planning – and considers the opportunities of nature-based solutions for climate change adaptation. This transdisciplinary book will attract a wide audience interested in biodiversity, ecology, resource management, public health, psychology, urban planning, and landscape architecture. The emphasis is on multiple human health benefits from biodiversity - in particular with respect to the increasing challenge of climate change.

Subject: Earth and Environmental Science, Biodiversity and human health, Climate change and wellbeing, Nature conservation and public health, Urban planning and landscape architecture, Nature-based solutions for climate change adaptation, Environmental Health, Applied Ecology, Climate Change, Climate Change Impacts, Biodiversity, Public Health, Landscape, Regional and Urban Planning