Browsing by Subject "urban"

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  • New Zealand regions, 1986-2001: Population geography

    Pool, Ian; Baxendine, Sandra; Cochrane, William; Lindop, J. (University of Waikato, Population Studies Centre, 2005-10)
    This paper is primarily concerned with the spatial aspects of population, namely with: (i) patterns of settlement (urban, rural) and attendant population size variations by region, (ii) changes over time between rural and ...
  • A Real (Wo)man's Beer: gendered spaces of beer drinking in New Zealand

    Hardy, Nicole Amy (The University of Waikato, 2007)
    This thesis examines the ways in which rural, national, and urban spaces become gendered through the practices and representations of beer drinking in New Zealand. Critical social theory combined with feminist ...
  • Restoring giant kokopu (Galaxias argenteus) populations in Hamilton's urban streams

    Aldridge, Brenda Michelle Te Aroha (The University of Waikato, 2008)
    In this study, options for restoring fish populations in Hamilton City (37.47'S, 175.19'E) were explored. Habitat and fish populations in Hamilton urban streams were manipulated using a two-fold experimental design. ...
  • Understory restoration in Hamilton urban forests

    Miller, Kieran Troy (University of Waikato, 2011)
    Research was undertaken to determine how the understory vegetation of Hamilton urban forests compares with reference old-growth forests in rural locations, identify causes for differences, and develop methods to enhance ...
  • Urban development and well-being

    Mackness, Kate (2019)
    • ‘Well-being’ and ‘development’ are not necessarily the same thing • Creating great urban environments contribute to well-being, with multiple perspectives & dimensions requiring consideration
  • Urban outdoor water use and response to drought assessed through mobile energy balance and vegetation greenness measurements

    Liang, Liyin L.; Anderson, R.G.; Shiflett, S.A.; Jenerette, G.D. (IOP Publishing Ltd, 2017-08-01)
    Urban vegetation provides many highly valued ecosystem services but also requires extensive urban water resources. Increasingly, cities are experiencing water limitations and managing outdoor urban water use is an important ...
  • Urban Rural Differences in Breast Cancer in New Zealand

    Lawrenson, Ross; Lao, Chunhuan; Elwood, Mark; Brown, Charis; Sarfati, Diana; Campbell, Ian (MDPI AG, 2016)
    Many rural communities have poor access to health services due to a combination of distance from specialist services and a relative shortage of general practitioners. Our aims were to compare the characteristics of urban ...