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.
All inquiries should be directed to the managing editor.
Eric Strauss , Loyola Marymount University
President's Professor of Biology
Seaver College of Science & Engineering
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 5, Issue 1 (2012)
Community Gardening Works! American Community Garden Association’s 32nd Annual Conference August 18-21, 2011, New York, NY
Nancy Falxa-Raymond and Carolin Mees
Special Topic Articles: Community Gardening Works! ACGA 2011 Conference
Integrating Grey and Green Infrastructure to Improve the Health and Well-being of Urban Populations
Erika Svendsen, Mary E. Northridge, and Sara S. Metcalf
Using Citizen Science to Quantify Community Garden Crop Yields
Mara Gittleman, Kelli Jordan, and Eric Brelsford
Past Forward: Roots and Recovery in the American City
Justin G. Moore
Zoned Out: The Potential of Urban Agriculture Planning to Turn Against its Roots
Carolin Mees and Edie Stone
Evaluating Community Gardens as Habitat for an Urban Butterfly
Kevin C. Matteson and Gail Langellotto
Characterization of Urban Agricultural Practices and Gardeners’ Perceptions in Bronx Community Gardens, New York City.
Michelle Melissa Althaus Ottmann, Juliana A. Maantay, Kristen Grady, and Nilce N. Fonte
Introducing a Longitudinal Study of Community Gardeners and Gardens in New York City
Erika S. Svendsen, Lindsay K. Campbell, Nancy Falxa-Raymond, Jessica Northridge, Edie Stone, and Carolin Mees