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Increasing hapiness in urban areas with a green touch!

”Is gardening associated with greater happiness of urban residents?” It is a great article by Dr. Audrey Gerber produced for AIPH (/http://aiph.org/) demonstrates further evidence for the happiness gardening brings in Landscape & Urban Planning.  Abstract As cities seek to become more livable and environment-friendly, activities like bicycling, walking, and urban gardening (household and community-gardening) are receiving much…

Permeable surface with concerete slabs

‘The AIPH & COA Community Garden’, 2018 Taichung World Flora Exposition

‘The AIPH & COA Community Garden’, 2018 Taichung World Flora Exposition The AIPH & COA Community Garden is based on a combination of various functions: sustainability, ecology, landscape, and air quality improvement. It demonstrates how the use of ‘living green’ in cities improves the environment, social life and health of urban communities and focuses on…