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Unformatted text preview: Developing countries fast urbanization; most of pop in rural Successful cities near river, seacoast, railroad, highway trade People move to suburbs (fossil fuels) Sprawl: spread of low-density urban/suburban development outward from urban center o Human pop growth o Per capita land consumption growth each person take up more land city planning: pro. Design cities to max efficiency, functionality, and beauty zoning: classifying areas for diff types of development and land use o gov restriction on use of private land (prop. Rights) urbanization = resource sinks, efficiency, more consumption...
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- Spring '11