5 terms

urbanisation key words


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a process where an increasing proportion of the population lives in towns and cities (and there is a reduction living in rural areas.)
rural urban migration
a process in which people move from the countryside to the to the towns.
brownfield sites
land that has been built on before and is to be often cleared and reused. these sites are often in the inner city
green field sites
land that has not been built on before usually in the countryside on the edge of a built up area
city challenge
a strategy in which local authorites developed buldings from money funded by development