Cities and the Environment publishes peer-reviewed scholarship on urban ecology research and urban ecology education.

We encourage submissions of scholarly works of the following types: well-written, relevant articles in English; multi-media products such as simulations, video streams, audio productions and other visualization tools.


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Senior Editor
Eric Strauss , Loyola Marymount University
President's Professor of Biology
Seaver College of Science & Engineering

Managing Editor
Anne Buckelew
USDA Forest Service

This publication is supported by Loyola Marymount University. Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this publication are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of Loyola Marymount University or the institutions of the affiliated editors.

Current Issue: Volume 8, Issue 1 (2015) Urban Wildlife Research in Support of Conservation Management

Editor's Introduction

Special Topic Articles: Urban Wildlife


The Urban Wildlife Conservation Program: Building a Broader Conservation Community
Natalie R. Sexton, Danielle Ross-Winslow, Marcia Pradines, and Alia M. Dietsch


Coyotes Go “Bridge and Tunnel”: A Narrow Opportunity to Study the Socio-ecological Impacts of Coyote Range Expansion on Long Island, NY Pre- and Post-Arrival
Mark Weckel, Daniel A. Bogan, Russel L. Burke, Christopher Nagy, William F. Siemer, Timothy Green, and Numi Mitchell



How Environmental Justice Patterns are Shaped by Place: Terrain and Tree Canopy in Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
Adam Berland, Kirsten Schwarz, Dustin L. Herrmann, and Matthew E. Hopton