Mathematisch-Naturwissenschaftliche Fakultät - Geographisches Institut



Collins, C., Haase, D., Heiland, S. Kabisch, N. 2022. Urban green space interaction and wellbeing – investigating the experience of international students in Berlin during the first COVID-19 lockdown. Urban Forestry & Urban Greening, 70,

Kabisch, N., Frantzeskaki, N., Hansen, R., 2022. Principles for urban nature-based solutions. Ambio.

Kraemer, R., Kabisch, N., 2022. Parks Under Stress: Air Temperature Regulation of Urban Green Spaces Under Conditions of Drought and Summer Heat. Front. Environ. Sci.

Zabelskyte, G., Kabisch, N., Stasiskiene, Z., 2022. Patterns of Urban Green Space Use Applying Social Media Data: A Systematic Literature Review. Land 11, 1–21.



Kabisch, N., Kraemer, R., Brenck, M.E., Haase, D., Lausch, A., Luttkus, M.L., Müller, T., Remmler, P., von Döhren, P., Voigtländer, J., Bumberger (2021). A methodological framework for the assessment of regulating and recreational ecosystem services in urban parks under heat and drought conditions. Ecosystem and People. 17:1, 464-475, DOI:10.1080/26395916.2021.1958062

Kraemer, R., and N. Kabisch. 2021. Parks in context: advancing citywide spatial quality assessments of urban green spaces using fine scaled indicators. Ecology and Society 26(2):45.

Schwarz, N., Haase, A., Haase, D., Kabisch, N., Kabisch, S., Liebelt, V., Rink, D.; Strohbach, M.W., Welz, J., Wolff, M., 2021. How Are Urban Green Spaces and Residential Development Related? A Synopsis of Multi-Perspective Analyses for Leipzig, Germany. Land 2021, 10, 630.

Kabisch N. (2021): Research Puzzle – Wie kann Big Spatial Data im urbanen Mensch-Umweltsystem sinnvoll verknüpft werden? Knowledge Graphen in GreenEquityHEALTH . In: Bork-Hüffer, T., Füller, H., Straube, T.: Digitale Geographien: Welt – Wissen – Werkzeuge. UTB Verlag. ISBN 978-3-8252-5567-1

Frantzeskaki, N., McPhearson, T., Kabisch, N., 2021. Urban sustainability science : prospects for innovations through a system ’ s perspective , relational and transformations ’ approaches This article belongs to Ambio ’ s 50th Anniversary Collection . Theme : Urbanization. Ambio.

Kabisch, N., Kraemer, R., Masztalerz, O., Hemmerling, J., Püffel, C., Haase, D., 2021. Impact of summer heat on urban park visitation, perceived health and ecosystem service appreciation. Urban For. Urban Green. 127058.

Marselle, M.R., Hartig, T., Cox, D.T.C., de Bell, S., Knapp, S., Lindley, S., Triguero-Mas, M., Böhning-Gaese, K., Braubach, M., Cook, P.A., de Vries, S., Heintz-Buschart, A., Hofmann, M., Irvine, K.N., Kabisch, N., Kolek, F., Kraemer, R., Markevych, I., Martens, D., Müller, R., Nieuwenhuijsen, M., Potts, J.M., Stadler, J., Walton, S., Warber, S.L., Bonn, A., 2021. Pathways linking biodiversity to human health: A conceptual framework. Environ. Int. 150, 106420.

Schröter, M., Crouzat, E., Hölting, L., Massenberg, J., Rode, J., Hanisch, M., Kabisch, N., Palliwoda, J., Priess, J.A., Seppelt, R., Beckmann, M., 2021. Assumptions in ecosystem service assessments: Increasing transparency for conservation. Ambio 50, 289–300.

Kabisch, N., Püffel, C., Masztalerz, O., Hemmerling, J., Kraemer, R. (2021) Physiological and psychological effects of visits to different urban green and street environments in older people: A field experiment in a dense inner-city area.  Landscape and Urban Planning, 207,

Baró, F., Langemeyer, J., Łaszkiewicz, E., Kabisch, N., (2021) Introduction to Special Issue: advancing urban ecosystem service implementation and assessment considering different dimensions of environmental justice. Environmental Science and Policy, 15, 43-46.




Kabisch, N., Kraemer, R., (2020) Physical activity patterns in two differently characterised urban parks under conditions of summer heat. Environmental Science and Policy, 107, 56-67, 10.1016/j.envsci.2020.02.008

Enssle, F., Kabisch, N., 2020. Urban green spaces for the social interaction, health and well-being of older people— An integrated view of urban ecosystem services and socio-environmental justice. Environ. Sci. Policy 109, 36–44.

Akmar, N., Hersperger, A., Kabisch, N., Adjei Mensah, C., Wang, X, Douglas, I. (in print) Local governments and urban ecology: planning and practice examples from Europe, Africa and Asia. In: Handbook of Urban Ecology. Roudledge.




Kabisch, N., Alonso, L., Dadvand, P., Van den Bosch, M. (2019) Urban natural environments and motor development in early life. Environmental Research, 10.1016/j.envres.2019.108774

Kabisch, N., Haase, D., Haase, A. (2019) Reurbanisation: A long-term process or a short-term stage? Population, Space & Place, DOI: 10.1002/psp.2266.

Kabisch, N. (2019) Transformation of urban brownfields through co-creation: The multi-functional Lene-Voigt Park in Leipzig as a case in point. Journal of Urban Transformations. Springer, 10.1186/s42854-019-0002-6.

Kabisch, N. (2019) The association of urban green space and health outcome and the influence of socio-economic and socio-demographic factors. In: Marselle, M., Stadler, J., Korn, H., Irvine, K., Bonn, A. [editors] Biodiversity and Health in the face of climate change. Springer.

Kabisch, N. (2019) Urban Ecosystem Service Provision and Social-Environmental Justice in the City of Leipzig, Germany. In: Schröter, M., Bonn, A., Klotz, S., Seppelt, R., Baessler, C. [editors] Atlas of Ecosystem Services Drivers, Risks, and Societal Responses. Springer (in print).

Kabisch, N., Selsam, P., Kirsten, T., Lausch, A., Bumberger, J. (2019) A multi-sensor and multi-temporal remote sensing approach to detect land cover change dynamics in heterogeneous urban landscapes. Ecological Indicators 99, 273-282




Kabisch, N., D. Haase, T. Elmqvist, and T. McPhearson. (2018) Cities Matter: Workspaces in Ecosystem-Service Assessments with Decision-Support Tools in the Context of Urban Systems.” BioScience 68, no. 3 (2018). doi:10.1093/biosci/bix153.

Feltynowski, M., Kronenberg, J., Bergier, T., Kabisch, N., Łaszkiewicz, E., Strohbach, M. (2018) Challenges of Urban Green Space Management in the Face of Using Inadequate Data. Urban Forestry & Urban Greening 31, no. July 2017 (2017): 56–66. doi:10.1016/j.ufug.2017.12.003.

Fischer, L.K., J. Honold, A. Botzat, D. Brinkmeyer, R. Cvejić, T. Delshammar, B. Elands, Kabisch, N. et al.(2018) Recreational Ecosystem Services in European Cities: Sociocultural and Geographical Contexts Matter for Park Use.Ecosystem Services, 2018, 1–13. doi:10.1016/j.ecoser.2018.01.015.




Schröter, M., Kraemer, R., Kabisch, N. et al. (2017). "Citizen science for assessing ecosystem services: Status, challenges and opportunities." Ecosystem Services 28: 80-94. DOI:10.1016/j.ecoser.2017.09.017

Kabisch N., van den Bosch M, Lafortezza R. (2017) The health benefits of nature-based solutions to urbanization challenges for children and the elderly - A systematic review. Environmental research 159: 362–373 DOI: 10.1016/j.envres.2017.08.004

Kabisch, N., Korn, H. Stadler, J., & Bonn, A. (2017) Nature-based Solutions to Climate change in Urban Areas - Linkages of science, policy and practice. Theory and Practice of Urban Sustainability Transitions. Springer, Cham, Switzerland.

Kabisch, N., van den Bosch, M. (2017) Urban Green Spaces and the Potential for Health Improvement and Environmental Justice in a Changing Climate In: Kabisch et al. [Edit.] Nature-based Solutions to Climate change in Urban Areas - Linkages of science, policy and practice. Theory and Practice of Urban Sustainability Transitions. Springer, Cham, Switzerland.

Kabisch, N., Korn, H. Stadler, J., & Bonn, A. (2017) Introduction - Nature-Based Solutions to Climate Change Adaptation in Urban Areas—Linkages Between Science, Policy and Practice, In: Kabisch et al. [Edit.] Nature-based Solutions to Climate change in Urban Areas - Linkages of science, policy and practice. Theory and Practice of Urban Sustainability Transitions. Springer, Cham, Switzerland.

Kabisch, N., Korn, H. Stadler, J., & Bonn, A. (2017) Nature-Based Solutions for Societal Goals Under Climate Change in Urban Areas – Synthesis and Ways Forward In: Kabisch et al. [Edit.] Nature-based Solutions to Climate change in Urban Areas - Linkages of science, policy and practice. Theory and Practice of Urban Sustainability Transitions. Springer, Cham, Switzerland.

Raymond CM, Frantzeskaki N, Kabisch N, Berry P, Breil M, Nita MR, Geneletti D, Calfapietra C. (2017) A framework for assessing and implementing the co-benefits of nature-based solutions in urban areas. Environmental Science and Policy 77: 15–24 DOI: 10.1016/j.envsci.2017.07.008

Haase, D., Kabisch, S., Haase, A., Andersson, E., Banzhaf, E., Baró, F., Brenck, M., Fischer, L., Frantzeskaki, N., Kabisch, N. et al. (2017) Greening cities – to be socially inclusive? About the alleged paradox of society and ecology in cities. Habitat International. 64, 41-48. DOI: 10.1016/j.habitatint.2017.04.005

Zulian, G., Liekens, I., Broekx, S., Kabisch, N., Kopperoinen, L., Geneletti, D. (2017) Mapping urban ecosystem services. In: Burkhard, B., Maes, J. (2017) Mapping Ecosystem Services. Pensoft Publisher, P-ISBN 9789546428523, 376p.

Raymond, C.M., Berry, P., Breil, M., Nita, M.R., Kabisch, N., de Bel, M., Enzi, V., Frantzeskaki, N., Geneletti, D., Cardinaletti, M., Lovinger, L., Basnou, C.,Monteiro, A., Robrecht, H., Sgrigna, G., Muhari, L. and Calfapietra, C.  (2017) An Impact Evaluation Framework to Support Planning and Evaluation of Nature-based Solutions Projects. Report prepared by the EKLIPSE Expert Working Group on Nature-based Solutions to Promote Climate Resilience in Urban Areas. Centre for Ecology & Hydrology, Wallingford, United Kingdom

Wolff M, Haase A, Haase D, Kabisch N. (2017) The impact of urban regrowth on the built environment. Urban Studies 54: 2683–2700 DOI: 10.1177/0042098016658231





Kabisch, N., Stadler, J., Korn, H., Bonn, A. (2016) Nature-based solutions to climate change mitigation and adaptation in urban areas. BfN-Skripten 446. 2016.

Kabisch, N., Haase, D., Annerstedt van den Bosch, M. (2016) Adding Natural areas to Social Indicators of Intra‐Urban Health Inequalities among Children: A Case Study from Berlin, Germany. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 2016, 13, 783; doi:10.3390/ijerph13080783

Frantzeskaki, N., Kabisch, N., McPhearson, T. (2016) Advancing urban environmental governance: Understanding theories, practices and processes shaping urban sustainability and resilience. Environmental Science and Policy. Environmental Science & Policy: 6–11 DOI: 10.1016/j.envsci.2016.05.008

Kabisch, N., Frantzeskaki, N., Pauleit, S., Naumann, S., Davis, M., Artmann, M., Haase, D., Knapp, S., Korn, H., Stadler, J., Zaunberger, K., Bonn, A. (2016) Nature-based solutions to climate change mitigation and adaptation in urban areas - perspectives on indicators, knowledge gaps, barriers and opportunities for action. Ecology and Society 21(2):39.

Hansjürgens, B., Brenck, M., Haase, D., Hartje, V., Kabisch, N., Ring, I., Rink, D. (2016) Ansätze zur Erfassung und Bewertung städtischer Ökosystemleistungen. TEEB Stadtbericht.

Kabisch N., Stadler J, Korn H, Duffield S, Bonn A. 2016. Proceedings of the European conference on Nature-based solutions to climate change in urban areas and their rural surroundings. BfN-Skripten. German Federal Agency of Conservation, Bonn. Available at:

McPhearson, T., Haase, D., Kabisch, N., Gren, Asa (2016) Advancing understanding of the complex nature of urban systems. Ecological Indicators: 1–8 DOI: 10.1016/j.ecolind.2016.03.054

Kremer, P., Hamstead, Z., Haase, D., McPhearson, T., Frantzeskaki, N., Andersson, E., Kabisch, N. et al. (in press) Key research-based insights for the future of urban ecosystem services research. Ecology and Society 21(2):29.

Frantzeskaki, N., Kabisch, N. (2016) Designing a knowledge co-production operating space for urban environmental governance—Lessons from Rotterdam, Netherlands and Berlin, Germany. Environmental Science and Policy. Environmental Science & Policy 62: 90–98 DOI: 10.1016/j.envsci.2016.01.010

Kabisch, N., Strohbach, M., Haase, D., Kronenberg, J. (2016) Urban Green Space Availability in European cities. Ecological Indicators 70: 586–596 DOI: 10.1016/j.ecolind.2016.02.029

Großman, K., Kabisch, N., Kabisch, S. (2016) Social mix and socio-spatial differentiation in a large post-socialist housing estate: Leipzig-Grünau in a long-term perspective. European Urban and Regional Studies. 0.1177/0969776415606492

Thierfelder, H., Kabisch, N. (2016) Viewpoint Berlin: Strategic urban development in Berlin – Challenges for future urban green space development. Environmental Science & Policy 62: 120–122 DOI: 10.1016/j.envsci.2015.09.004.

Schetke, S., Qureshi, S., Lautenbach, S., Kabisch, N. (2016) What determines the use of urban green spaces in highly urbanized areas? – Examples from two fast growing Asian cities. Urban Forestry & Urban Greening 16, 150–159.



Rall, E., Kabisch, N., Hansen, R. (2015) Operationalizing Ecosystem Services in Urban Planning: a comparative exploration of implementation and challenges. Ecosystem Services, 230–242,

Kabisch, N. (2015) Urban green space distribution and accessibility in Berlin, Germany. IAPS Bulletin 42, 7-14.

Hansen, R., Frantzeskaki, N., McPhearson, T., Lorance Rall, E., Kabisch, N. et al. (2015) The uptake of the ecosystem services concept in planning discourses of European and American cities. Ecosystem Services 12, 228–246. doi:10.1016/j.ecoser.2014.11.013.

Kabisch, N. (2015) Ecosystem service implementation and governance challenges in urban green space planning—The case of Berlin, Germany. Land Use Policy 42, 557–567.

Kabisch, N., Qureshi, S., Haase, D. (2015) A quantitative review of human-environment interactions in urban green spaces – contemporary issues and future prospects. Environmental Impact Assessment Review 50, 25-34, 10.1016/j.eiar.2014.08.007.



2014 and earlier


Kabisch, N., Haase, D. (2014) Green Justice or just Green? Urban Green Space Provision in the City of Berlin. Landscape and Urban Planning 122, 129-139.

Larondelle, N., Haase, D., Kabisch, N. (2014) Mapping the diversity of regulating ecosystem services in European cities. Global Environmental Change 26 C, pp. 119-129. 10.1016/j.gloenvcha.2014.04.008.

Kabisch, N., Larondelle, N., Reeve, A., Artmann, M. (2014) Human-Environmental Interactions in Cities: Challenges and Opportunities of Urban Land Use Planning and Green Infrastructure. Cambridge Scholars Publishing, Newcastle Upon Tyne.

Kabisch, N., Larondelle, N., Artmann, M. (2014) Urban Ecosystem Services in Berlin, Germany and Salzburg, Austria: Climate Regulation and Recreation Function. In: Kabisch, N., Larondelle, N., Reeve, A., Artmann, M. (Editors) Human-Environmental Interactions in Cities: Challenges and Opportunities of Urban Land Use Planning and Green Infrastructure. Cambridge Scholars Publishing, Newcastle Upon Tyne.

Voigt, A., Kabisch, N., Wuster, D., Haase, D., Breuste, J. (2014) Structural Diversity: A Multi-dimensional Approach to Assess Recreational Services in Urban Parks. AMBIO, 43:480-491DOI 10.1007/s13280-014-0508-9.

Haase, H. Larondelle, Z., Andersson, E., Artmann, M., Borgstrom, S., Breuste, J., Gomez-Baggethun, E., Gren, A., Hamstead, Z.,  Hansen, R., Kabisch, N. et. Al. (2014) A Quantitative Review of Urban Ecosystem Service Assessments: Concepts, Models, and Implementation. AMBIO, 43: 413-433. DOI 10.1007/s13280-014-0504-0.

Kabisch, N., Larondelle, N., Haase, D. (2013) Ökosystemdienstleistungen in Berlin: Klimaregulations- und Erholungsfunktion auf städtischer Ebene. Zeitschrift für amtliche Statistik Berlin Brandenburg 3, 34-46.

Haase, D., Kabisch, N., Haase, A. (2013) Endless urban growth? On the mismatch of population, household and urban land area growth and its effects on the urban debate. PLoS ONE 8(6): e66531. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0066531

Kabisch, N., Haase, D. (2013) Green spaces of European cities revisited for 1990-2006. Landscape and Urban Planning, 110, 113-122.

Kabisch, N., Haase, D., Haase, A. (2012) Urban population development in Europe, 1991-2008: the examples of Poland and the UK. International Journal of Urban and Regional Research, 36.6., 1326–48.

Haase, D., Haase, A., Kabisch, N., Kabisch, S., Rink, D. (2012) Actors and factors in land use simulation: the challenge of urban shrinkage. Environmental Modelling and Software 35, 92-103.

Kroll, F., Kabisch, N. (2012) The Relation of Diverging Urban Growth Processes and Demographic Change along an Urban–Rural Gradient. Population, Space & Place 18, 260–276. doi: 10.1002/psp.653.

Kabisch, N., Haase, D. (2011) Diversifying European Agglomerations: Evidence of Urban Population Trends for the 21st Century. Population, Space & Place 17, 236-253.

Kabisch, N., Haase, D. (2011) Gerecht verteilt? – Grünflächen in Berlin. Zeitschrift für amtliche Statistik Berlin Brandenburg 6, 58-64.

Haase, D., Haase, A., Kabisch, N. (2010) Besprechung von: Schlömer, C. (Red.) Wanderungen und Raumentwicklung - neue Trends und Perspektiven (Themenheft), Informationen zur Raumentwicklung 3-4/2008.-Bonn, Selbstverlag Bundesamtes für Bauwesen & Raumordnung. In: Berichte zur deutschen Landeskunde 84.2, 207-211.

Haase, A., Haase, D., Kabisch, N., Rink, D., Kabisch, S. (2010) Modelling trajectories of urban shrinkage – involvement and role of local stakeholders. In: Swayne, D.A., Yang, W., Voinov, A., Rizzoli, A., Filatova, T. (Eds.) Proceedings of the iEMSs Firth Biennial Meeting: International Congress on Environmental Modelling and Software (iEMSs 2010). International Environmental Modelling and Software Society, Ottawa, Canada, July 2010, 577-583. ISBN: 978-88-903574-1-1.

Kabisch, N., Haase, D., Haase, A. (2010) Evolving reurbanisation? Spatio-temporal dynamics as exemplified by the east German city of Leipzig. Urban Studies 47(5), 967-990.

Strohbach, M. W., Haase, D., and Kabisch, N. (2009) Birds and the city: urban biodiversity, land use, and socioeconomics. Ecology and Society 14(2) 31

Kabisch, N. (2008) Thinking beyond state-of-the-art urbanisation concepts for European urban regions. Paper presented at the Young Researcher Workshop, 20th IAPS Conference, Rome, 28th July – 1st August 2008.

Kabisch, N., Haase, D. (2007) Raumzeitliche Analysen von Reurbanisierungsprozessen in Leipzig 1993-2005. Statistische Quartalsberichte Stadt Leipzig 3, 36-39.

Haase, D., Kabisch, N., Haase, A., Kabisch, S. (2007) Ein interdisziplinäres Indikatorenset für Reurbanisierungsprozesse. Statistische Quartalsberichte Stadt Leipzig 1, 18-21.

World Health Organization 2007. Housing, Energy and thermal Comfort (Mitarbeit an Erstellung der draft- und final versions).

World Health Organization 2007. Tackling Obesity by Creating Healthy Residential Environments (Mitarbeit an Erstellung der draft- und final versions).