From Brownfield to Greenspace: Sustainable Urban Land Use
Catalogue Number: MPE001
Producer: Motion Pictures Enterprises Inc.
Subject: Environmental Studies, Geography, Science
Grade Level: 6 - 8, 9 - 12
Country Of Origin: Canada
Copyright Year: 2017
Running Time: 13:00
Using the example of a former landfill site, From Brownfield to Greenspace: Sustainable Urban Land Use creates an understanding of the opportunities to convert contaminated land, called brownfields, to urban greenspaces. Through various learning experiences, students can understand what a brownfield is and how it can be remediated and converted to urban greenspace. They can develop the necessary critical thinking skills to make informed decisions about the opportunities of rehabilitating disused land and the impact of greening and greenspaces on people, wildlife, communities, and the environment. Resource Guide Available.
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