A Review on Tree Sensitive Urban Design (TSUD) Approach as potentials Streetscape Design Guidelines


  • Nor Syafiqah Zairuddin Universiti Teknologi Mara
  • Noriah Othman Center of Studies for Landscape Architecture, Faculty of Architecture, Planning & Surveying, UiTM, Puncak Alam Campus, 42300 Bandar Puncak Alam, Selangor, MALAYSIA.
  • Nurhayati Abdul Malek Center of Studies for Landscape Architecture, Faculty of Architecture, Planning & Surveying, UiTM, Puncak Alam Campus, 42300 Bandar Puncak Alam, Selangor, MALAYSIA.




Streetscape Design, Roadside Tree Planting, Tree Sensitive Urban Design Theory


Green fabrics that comprise of roadside tree planting play a vital element in an urban ecosystem. Inappropriate roadside tree planting implementation and even during its post-execution of management practices affect streetscape quality of life (QOL). Roadside tree planting condition in every country and town in Malaysia tend to have different in quality as different authority conducts management and maintenance for different area. This study is to serve as a discussion of non-numerical data on the potential of attributes and approaches that can be executed in the Malaysian context.

Keywords: Streetscape Design; Roadside Tree Planting; Tree Sensitive Urban Design Theory

eISSN: 2398-4287 © 2020. The Authors. Published for AMER ABRA cE-Bs by e-International Publishing House, Ltd., UK. This is an open access article under the CC BYNC-ND license (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/4.0/). Peer–review under responsibility of AMER (Association of Malaysian Environment-Behaviour Researchers), ABRA (Association of Behavioural Researchers on Asians) and cE-Bs (Centre for Environment-Behaviour Studies), Faculty of Architecture, Planning & Surveying, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Malaysia.
DOI: https://doi.org/10.21834/e-bpj.v5i13.2086


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How to Cite

Zairuddin, N. S., Othman, N., & Abdul Malek, N. (2020). A Review on Tree Sensitive Urban Design (TSUD) Approach as potentials Streetscape Design Guidelines. Environment-Behaviour Proceedings Journal, 5(13), 215–221. https://doi.org/10.21834/e-bpj.v5i13.2086

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