The Benefits of Green Spaces in Communities

This is the fourth in a series of four articles exploring the benefits of urban green spaces.The Economic Value of Urban Green Spaces In the previous three articles we have focused on the social, psychological, and environmental benefits of urban green spaces. Lately, attention has increasingly turned to the economic benefits of parks and urban green spaces. The economic… Continue reading The Benefits of Green Spaces in Communities

The Benefits of Green Spaces in Communities

This is the third in a series of four articles exploring the benefits of urban green spaces.The Ecological Importance of Urban Green SpacesFor all our history on earth, our natural and environmental resources have played a crucial role in our everyday life. Our supply of clean water and fresh air and access to nature’s bounty are equally important to… Continue reading The Benefits of Green Spaces in Communities

The Benefits of Green Spaces in Communities

This is the second in a series of four articles exploring the benefits of urban green spaces. Green Spaces in Cities Can Help People Live Longer Healthier Lives Nearly half the world now lives in urban settlements; within 30 years, that number will rise to nearly two thirds of the global populations living in urban areas with scarce or… Continue reading The Benefits of Green Spaces in Communities