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Cool towns heat stress measurement protocol

Cool towns heat stress measurement protocol

Spanjar, Gideon, Bartlett, Deborah ORCID: 0000-0002-5125-6466, van Zandbrink, Luc and Kluck, Jeroen (2022) Cool towns heat stress measurement protocol. Manual. Cool Towns - Interreg 2 Seas, Amsterdam.

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This document will be useful to experts directly involved in the implementation of climate adaptation strategies in urban areas, such as urban area development and urban renewal programs. It provides practical support in identifying areas that are now, or could in the future, be affected by heat stress, and for proposing effective measures in (future) plans. For local authorities, developers, spatial designers, including landscape architects and urban planners, it provides practical instructions on how to evaluate and justify in an evidence-based way, different solutions to mitigate heat stress for effective climate proofing of urban areas.

Item Type: Monograph (Manual)
Additional Information: This is a manual for measuring the impact different features have on mitigating heat stress of people in the urban outdoor environment.
Uncontrolled Keywords: climate change; heat stress; thermal comfort; urban environment
Subjects: G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > GE Environmental Sciences
N Fine Arts > NA Architecture
Faculty / School / Research Centre / Research Group: Faculty of Engineering & Science
Faculty of Engineering & Science > Algal Biotechnology Research Group
Faculty of Engineering & Science > School of Science (SCI)
Last Modified: 15 Jul 2022 09:50

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