This book examines issues between natural environment and urban ecosystem in Malaysia. The interface between urban geography and environmental studies is a very interesting one as it links the interrelationship between environment and development processes. Urban geographers provide methods of research, information and knowledge of urban environment, its theory and application. Such knowledge is important for managing our urban land use in a sustainable and systematic manner. Urban related issues such as land use, planning, urban governance and environmental degradation are among the topics discussed by the authors of this book through a multi-discipline approach. This book highlights latest research and studies cases and then discusses them based on Malaysian experiences.URBAN STORMWATER MANAGEMENT IN MALAYSIA Since 1975, the Drainage and Irrigation Department (DID) of Malaysia has made efforts to solved flood-related problems using the manual for Urban Drainage Design Standards Andanbsp;...
|Title||:||Urban Ecosystem Studies in Malaysia|
|Author||:||Noorazuan Hashim, Ruslan Rainis|
|Publisher||:||Universal-Publishers - 2003|