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 7, Issue 2 (2014)
Green Roofs Over Time: A Spatially Explicit Method for Studying Green Roof Vegetative Dynamics and Performance
Max R. Piana and Stephanie C. Carlisle
Characterizing Healthy Urban Systems: Implications for Urban Environmental Education
T. Bruce Lauber and Keith G. Tidball
Parasites in Parks: The Zoonotic Potential Related to Socioeconomic Factors and Types of Pets
Terrance M. Stock, Khristen Vasseur, and Christina Anton
A Protocol for Citizen Science Monitoring of Recently-Planted Urban Trees
Jessica M. Vogt and Burnell C. Fischer
It’s Not Easy Going Green: Obstacles to Tree-Planting Programs in East Baltimore
Michael Battaglia, Geoffrey L. Buckley, Michael Galvin, and Morgan Grove
How do Suburban Coyote Attacks Affect Residents’ Perceptions? Insights from a New York Case Study
William F. Siemer, Daniel J. Decker, James E. Shanahan, and Heather A. Wieczorek Hudenko
Use of Urban Tree Canopy Assessments by Localities in the Chesapeake Bay Watershed
Lele L. Kimball, P. Eric Wiseman, Susan D. Day, and John F. Munsell
Who is Tending Their Garden? Edible gardens as a residential landscaping choice
Tenley M. Conway and Kyle Brannen