Seattle Utility, Housing Groups Launch Bold Experiment in Climate EquityRevista Land LinesAgosto 2019By Emma Zehner, August 20, 2019
In 2001, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) declared Seattle’s lower Duwamish River, a major industrial waterway flowing into Puget Sound, a Superfund Site. Later studies of health...
Learning From China's Explosive Urban GrowthRevista Land LinesAgosto 2019By Katharine Wroth, August 19, 2019
Over the past four decades, more than 500 million people have moved from rural China to the nation’s cities, leading to rapid and often uncoordinated urbanization. A recent conference in...
Tired of Waiting for National Push, a Buzzing Hive of Climate Resilience Innovators Is at Work in BostonBoston GlobeAgosto 8, 2019El Instituto Lincoln en las noticias
Educación a distanciaSeptiembre 23, 2019Profesores: Marielos Arlen Marín, Safira de la Sala, José María Ciampagna, Julián Morales
El curso tiene como propósito general comprender la interacción entre ambiente, cambio climático y políticas de suelo en América Latina.
Videos y multimediaJulio 2019Episode 3 of the Land Matters podcast with Anthony Flint.
As the global water crisis intensifies, the Colorado River Basin is poised to become a model for how to bring together stakeholders representing agriculture, urban areas, and the natural environment...
A Framework Applied in Cali, ColombiaDocumentos de trabajoJulio 2019Stelios Grafakos, Alexandra Tsatsou, Luca D'Acci, James Kostaras, Adriana Patricia López Valencia, Nohemi Ramirez Aranda, and Barbara Summers
Building resilient infrastructure is one of the major challenges cities face due to urbanization rates and climate change. Financing these investments is an additional challenge particularly for...
LibrosOctubre 2019Edited by Frederick Steiner, Richard Weller, Karen M’Closkey, and Billy Fleming
Note: This book will be available in October 2019 and is available for preorder. “Like Ian McHarg's classic Design with Nature, this beautiful and fulsome reprise of his earlier work...
“Why Do I Have to Be the Man to Bring You the Bad News?”Revista Land LinesJulio 2019By William Whitaker
The following is an excerpt from a longer essay in Design with Nature Now. Its title refers to the opening line of Ian McHarg’s speech at the first Earth Day in 1970. As a native of Clydebank,...
Design in the AnthropoceneRevista Land LinesJulio 2019By Richard Weller, Karen M’Closkey, Billy Fleming, and Frederick Steiner
Fifty years after the publication of Ian McHarg’s seminal book Design with Nature, a new volume pays tribute to his ideas. Published by the University of Pennsylvania Stuart Weitzman School of...
Traverse Before TransectRevista Land LinesJulio 2019By Anuradha Mathur
Ian McHarg introduced me to the ecological transect. It situated me uniquely in the land to which I had recently arrived as a student from India, 12,000 kilometers (7,500 miles) away. I was not just...