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Chengyan Yue, Manlin Cui, Eric Watkins, and Aaron Patton

Turfgrass is a major part of the urban landscape found on lawns, athletic fields, golf courses, cemeteries, parks, exposition and fairgrounds, and many other places ( Jenkins, 2015 ; Milesi et al., 2005 ; Robbins, 2012 ). The pervasive feature

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Chalita Sriladda, Heidi A. Kratsch, Steven R. Larson, and Roger K. Kjelgren

Globally, urbanization has dramatically increased with nearly half of the world’s population currently living in urban areas; it is expected that approximately three-fourths of the world’s population will be living in urban areas by the year 2025

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Lamprini Tassoula, Maria Papafotiou, Georgios Liakopoulos, and Georgios Kargas

Eighty percent of European citizens live in urban areas and the quality of their life and their environment depends on how cities look and function. European urban areas face several environmental challenges including poor air quality, high level of

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Todd P. West, Gregory Morgenson, Larry Chaput, and Dale E. Herman

with the species and botanical variety. It is well adapted to USDA cold hardiness zones 3b to 7, and performs well on a wide range of soil types. The smaller rounded crown and habit of ‘Burgundy Glow’ make it an outstanding ornamental tree for the urban

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Maria Papafotiou, Niki Pergialioti, Lamprini Tassoula, Ioannis Massas, and Georgios Kargas

ecosystem services provided by green roofs in urban areas such as improved stormwater management ( Fioretti et al., 2010 ; Nagase and Dunnett, 2012 ), thermal insulation and energy conservation ( Jaffal et al., 2012 ), reduction of the urban heat island

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Robin G. Brumfield and Burhan Ozkan

_3-4_2006/07-715.pdf > Idowu, O. Cofie, O. Adeoti, A. 2012 Gender analysis of land use for urban agriculture and sustainability of livelihoods in Freetown, Sierra Leone Afr. J. Agr. Res. 7 5 676 683 Karl, M. 1995 Women and empowerment: Participation and decision making

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Sadman Islam, Mark Lefsrud, Jan Adamowski, Blake Bissonnette, and Allison Busgang

subterranean rainwater cisterns constructed during the Middle Ages for domestic water supply. More recently, the advent of urban sprawl has resulted in a decrease in the amount of forested lands, wetlands, and other forms of open spaces that absorb and clean

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Urban Fringe Jack Rabin*, Rutgers New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station, 88 Lipman Drive, New Brunswick, NJ 08901-8525 Connecting horticultural science better with urbanized lifestyles, to maintain public funding support, involves considering

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nursery environment in northern Utah by chip budding wild scions onto coppiced seedling bigtooth maple rootstocks during July to mid-August. Unintended Consequences of Urban Fertilizer Bans in Florida Fertilizers have been implicated in eutrophication of

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Sheri T. Dorn, Milton G. Newberry III, Ellen M. Bauske, and Svoboda V. Pennisi

the host county, this study uses the 2013 Rural-Urban Continuum Codes (RUCC) presented by the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Economic Research Service (2013) to describe the counties in which EMG volunteers serve. RUCC is a classification scheme