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  1. Climate Resilience

    Seattle Utility, Housing Groups Launch Bold Experiment in Climate Equity
    Revista Land Lines
    Agosto 2019
    By 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...

  2. Global Urbanization

    Learning From China's Explosive Urban Growth
    Revista Land Lines
    Agosto 2019
    By 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...

  3. Ambiente, Cambio Climático y Políticas de Suelo

    Educación a distancia
    Septiembre 23, 2019
    Profesores: 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.

  4. Exploring the Use of Land Value Capture Instruments for Green Resilient Infrastructure Benefits

    A Framework Applied in Cali, Colombia
    Documentos de trabajo
    Julio 2019
    Stelios 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...

  5. Babbitt Dissertation Fellowship Program

    Graduate Student Fellowship
    Oportunidades de becas de posgrado
    Julio 2019

    The Babbitt Dissertation Fellowship Program assists Ph.D. students at U.S. universities whose research builds on, and contributes to, the integration of land and water policy to advance water sustainability and resilience, particularly in the West.

  6. Biography

    “Why Do I Have to Be the Man to Bring You the Bad News?”
    Revista Land Lines
    Julio 2019
    By 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,...

  7. Introduction

    Design in the Anthropocene
    Revista Land Lines
    Julio 2019
    By 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...

  8. Reflection

    Traverse Before Transect
    Revista Land Lines
    Julio 2019
    By 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...

  9. Remembrance

    A Few Choruses Low Down, but Not So Blue for Ian
    Revista Land Lines
    Julio 2019
    By Laurie Olin

    The publication of Design with Nature forever changed the field of landscape architecture. The book, its ecological point of view, its rational method, and its author also had a significant and...

  10. President’s Message

    Restoring Nature to Its Rightful Place
    Revista Land Lines
    Julio 2019

    “You’ve got no future!” Author and landscape ecologist Ian McHarg made that proclamation to thousands of people at the first Earth Day in 1970, hoping to open their eyes to society...

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