Urban Ideas- Vancouver’s Ecodensity

Both cities are often in the top 10 world cities for liveability. Both are waterfront cities with a strong relationship between the built form and nature. Vancouver is seen aroung the world as a leader in environmental issues. The concept of the ecological footprint of a city was developed by Vancouver professor, Dr. William Rees, to define how much non-urban land was required to sustain urban lifestyles.

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