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...
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...
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.
Graduate Student FellowshipOportunidades de becas de posgradoJulio 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.
“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...
A Few Choruses Low Down, but Not So Blue for IanRevista Land LinesJulio 2019By 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...
Restoring Nature to Its Rightful PlaceRevista Land LinesJulio 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...
From New York City to Jining, China, These Projects Exemplify the Principle of Designing with NatureRevista Land LinesJulio 2019Edited by Frederick Steiner, Richard Weller, Karen M’Closkey, and Billy Fleming
Design with Nature Now spotlights 25 projects around the world that exemplify and extend Ian McHarg’s design philosophy. This article offers a glimpse of five such projects: the Malpai...