For a History of the Metropolitan Ecosystem of Naples
Antonio di Gennaro outlines the history of metropolitan area of Naples from an ecosystem point of view. During the sixties years it presented yet an ancient configuration regarding the relationship between rural and urban spaces. During last five decades the area has had a radical transformation from a polycentric system to a metropolitan conurbation. It was a change which has produced three serious effects: soils destruction, urban area expansion and occupation of areas with high environmental sensibility.
Keywords: Ecosystem, metropolitan area of Naples, consuption of soil, green belt