The National Urban Park in Greater Stockholm: Background, legislation and implementation
2004 (English)In: Garden History, ISSN 0307-1243, Vol. 32, no 2, 279-280 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
In December 1994, the Swedish Parliament unanimously decided to establish a large area covering 27 square kilometres between Ulriksdal, Haga-Brunnsviken and Djurgården, in Greater Stockholm, as a National Urban Park. The first National Urban Park in the world, it has been seen as an innovative way of protecting an important cultural landscape that also contains important ecological areas and is of significance as a recreation area. This note illuminates the decision, the legislation and its implementation.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2004. Vol. 32, no 2, 279-280 p.
national urban park, Stockholm, Sweden, Haga, Brunnsviken, Ulriksdal, Djurgården
Research subject Social Sciences/Humanities
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:gih:diva-3767DOI: 10.2307/4150387OAI: oai:DiVA.org:gih-3767DiVA: diva2:794164