The Crisis in Urban Water Environment and Land Use
Unreasonable land use and planning made a significant impact on water environment in the process of rapid urbanization, which lead to deterioration of water quality, ground subsidence, floods and other serious consequences. In the analysis of water environment on the basis of its formation mechanism, community can be taken as our subject. The urban water environment can be classified into four parts according to the ways of utilizing the land: Construction area, Traffic Area, Green land and Waters. From different levels and the demand of optimizing the water environment, from three aspects: basic thought and steps, controlling strategies and supporting policies on community rainwater utilizations and planning.
Weiguo Pan, Jianxing Ren and Yongguang Li
C. L. Zeng and B. Lin, "The Crisis in Urban Water Environment and Land Use", Advanced Materials Research, Vols. 347-353, pp. 1518-1522, 2012