Tree species richness and diversity predicts the magnitude of urban heat island mitigation effects of greenspaces

Wang, X, Dallimer, M orcid.org/0000-0001-8120-3309, Scott, CE orcid.org/0000-0002-0187-969X et al. (2 more authors) (2021) Tree species richness and diversity predicts the magnitude of urban heat island mitigation effects of greenspaces. Science of The Total Environment. 145211. ISSN 0048-9697

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Keywords: cooling effect; plant community structure; land surface temperature; Shannon-Wiener diversity index; species richness; ecosystem services; tree coverage
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  • Accepted: 11 January 2021
  • Published (online): 17 January 2021
Institution: The University of Leeds
Academic Units: The University of Leeds > Faculty of Environment (Leeds) > School of Earth and Environment (Leeds) > Inst for Climate & Atmos Science (ICAS) (Leeds)
The University of Leeds > Faculty of Environment (Leeds) > School of Earth and Environment (Leeds) > Sustainability Research Institute (SRI) (Leeds)
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NERC (Natural Environment Research Council)NE/S015396/1
Depositing User: Symplectic Publications
Date Deposited: 19 Jan 2021 11:54
Last Modified: 19 Jan 2021 11:55
Status: Published online
Publisher: Elsevier
Identification Number: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2021.145211

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