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Sustainable urban spaces: Ecological parks


Landscape Architect, 37 Timber Pond Road 6AG, London, United Kingdom


Kilis 7 Aralık University, Faculty of Engineering and Architecture, Kilis, Turkey

FORESTIST 2016; 66: 340-355
DOI: 10.17099/jffiu.47580
Read: 1152 Downloads: 580 Published: 01 January 2016

Rapidly depleted resources with technological and economic developments which increased in recent years has led to deterioration of the natural balance in the world. Urban ecosystems is considerably changed, especially with population growth and intensive construction in the city. This situation, as such in all other areas, urban ecosystems are also increasing their sustainability concerns. More compatible solution with the natural process in landscape design and management have to be brought. This article describes the conceptual structure of ecological park that has become a tool for sustainable urban target in community that matured of environmental awareness. Also planning, design and management principles are explained by supporting with application examples. The obtained results within the framework, it is aimed to create a source for similar applications that will lead to spread in our country. In addition, it is put forward suggestions for dissemination of such practices.

To cite this article (Atıf): Erdoğan Onur, B., Demiroğlu, D., 2016. Kentsel sürdürülebilir mekânlar: Ekolojik parklar.. Journal of the Faculty of Forestry Istanbul University 66(1): 340-355. DOI: 10.17099/jffiu.47580 

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