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SLU researchers challenge the lawn norms

Published: 30 October 2018

In an article in Science, SLU researchers Maria Ignatieva and Marcus Hedblom write about alternatives to lawns that would be better for both climate and biodiversity. It could also give people a more interesting environment. Today, the norms surrounding lawns are strong and creating a new ecological norm requires creative solutions, visible demonstration areas and communication with the public.

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Read the article in Science:
An alternative urban green carpet, Maria Ignatieva, Marcus Hedblom, Science 10.1126/science.aau6974

Listen to Maria Ignatieva in a podcats produced by Science (12.25)

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