Merhaba Misafir

Investigation of existing green area presence in example of Aksaray province


The importance of green areas is increasing day by day in urban areas that are undergoing rapid change process as a result of today's changing needs and technological advances. In addition, green areas that increase the quality of urban life contribute to the sustainable development of urban areas. In this context, in this study, the current active green areas in the province of Aksaray is compared in the scale urban parks and neighbourhood according to the predicted average values in laws and studies. When the 41 neighbourhood in Aksaray province were examined in 2018, according to the results 889.375 m² green area was determined. Also, the amount of green space per capita is determined to be 4.18 m². According to this situation, the amount of green areas is below the predicted values. 4 of the 41 neighbourhoods researched in the study are in good condition in terms of green area. In the other 37 neighbourhoods, green areas are below standards. Primarily, in these places which are below standards is necessary that activities to increase the green areas and making the parks meet the determined standards. In line with these objectives, about conservation and improvement of green areas must fulfil the responsibility for each individual in society as well as relevant institutions and authorities.

Yayınlandığı Kaynak : Kent Akademisi
  • Yıl : 2019
  • Cilt : 12
  • ISSN : 2146-9229
  • Sayı : 4
  • eISSN : 2146-9229
  • Sayfa Aralığı : 812-822
  • IO Kayıt No : 107609
  • Yayıncı : Karadeniz Yazarlar ve Şairler Derneği