As it has some benefits like creating local economic growth, urban sprawl
has many negative consequences like traffic jams, air and water pollution, reduction in the farmlands and green areas, increase in concrete structures, wastage of rainwater, increased car dependency and extinction of many species of birds and animals.
Washington D.C [USA], July 5 ( ANI ): Turns out, there is a correlation between urban sprawl
and a decreased life expectancy.
In particular, many SQL Server users have become accustomed to dealing with what's not-so-affectionately termed "SQL Server sprawl
." It's a lot like it sounds--a sprawling environment that results in the enterprise on the heels of explosive and uncoordinated growth of SQL Servers.
Uncontrolled urbanization allows for urban sprawl
in general and leads to serious problems in both short- and long-term infrastructure planning (Sudhira et al.
The objective of this study was to interpret the geographical setting of urban land use, to evaluate various types of urban land use and to understand the patterns of urban sprawl
in Gujranwala city.
that had run unchecked as IT constantly deployed new servers to
Atlanta Unbound: Enabling Sprawl
Through Policy and Planning
Uncontrolled population growth causes uncontrolled urban sprawl
, which leads to serious problems such as food insufficiency, illegal settlements, environmental pollution, environmental deterioration, occupation of fertile farming lands, forest destruction, reduction of surface water bodies, and permanent changes in land cover (Al-sharif et al., 2013a; Benfield et al., 1999; Grimm et al., 2000; Hedblom and Soderstrom, 2008; Maktav et al., 2005; Pathan et al., 1991; Weng et al., 2007).
has been blamed for destroying farmland, causing obesity and increasing traffic congestion.
versus compact development --it's a complicated dichotomy, and a crucial argument in the study of sustainable urban development.
During the recent years urban sprawl
has drawn the attention of urban planners and thinkers as an urban growth trend that should be controlled.