Rapid increase in population, in conjunction with increase in the rate of
urbanization, has led to unplanned and uncontrolled expansion of Minna town.
These have also resulted in the gradual loss of open spaces in the city, due to
quest for built up area. The
aim of the research is to assess the rate and pattern of urban green space
conversion in Minna metropolis, with a view to generating adequate information
that would facilitate and improve urban land management. The ...