Regulating Urban SustainabilityLand Regulations, Urban Spatial Structure, Transportation Infrastructure, and Greenhouse Gas EmissionsDocumentos de trabajoFebrero 2022Paavo Monkkonen , Erick Guerra, Jorge Montejano Escamilla, and Camilo Caudillo Cos
Cities feature prominently in debates over how to deal with the existential threat of climate change, alternating between the role of potential savior (e.g. Copenhagen or Amsterdam) and prime culprit...
How Land Trusts and Conservancies Are Achieving Climate Impact at ScaleRevista Land LinesFebrero 2022By Will Jason, February 15, 2022
As the climate crisis grows ever more urgent, land conservationists are taking meaningful action to reduce carbon in the atmosphere and protect natural systems from the unavoidable impacts of a warming planet, according to a new report from the Lincoln In
Land Lines, Julio 2021Revista Land LinesJulio 2021Editado por Katharine Wroth
En este número, el fotógrafo aéreo Alex MacLean documenta el crecimiento de la agricultura urbana, exploramos las conexiones cruciales entre el planeamiento urbano y la gesti...
In China, a Civic Conservation Movement BloomsRevista Land LinesEnero 2022By Matt Jenkins, January 19, 2022
Over the past decade, civic land conservation in China has flourished, with more than two dozen organizations now working together at a national scale. Their efforts have protected nearly 4,000 square miles of land at more than 50 sites throughout the cou
Solar SolutionsClean Energy, Climate Resilience, and Conservation on U.S. FarmlandRevista Land LinesEnero 2022By Meg Wilcox, January 19, 2022
Farms across the country are installing solar energy, from dual-use panels that provide space for cultivation underneath to conventional arrays that help ward off more permanent development.
A Climate of ConservationThe Critical Role of Land in Addressing Our Existential CrisisRevista Land LinesEnero 2022By Anthony Flint, January 19, 2022
From forested wilderness areas to urban parks, protected lands play a critical role in addressing the climate crisis. Conservation movement leaders and others weigh in on the important of taking action.
City TechMapping a More Efficient Approach to Land UseRevista Land LinesEnero 2022By Rob Walker, January 19, 2022
As a hub of data and expertise, the Center for Geospatial Solutions works with a range of global partners large and small, both on deploying new technology and on helping organizations navigate the tools and information they already have.
President’s Message2030 Is Coming Soon—Let’s Get to WorkRevista Land LinesEnero 2022By George W. McCarthy , January 18, 2022
As the world seeks climate solutions, global leaders are making ambitious commitments, including protecting 30 percent of the planet's land and water by 2030. The Center for Geospatial Solutions has developed a geospatially driven framework for accelerati
Valuing DensityAn Evaluation of the Extent to which American, Australian, and Canadian Cities Account for the Climate Benefits of Density through Environmental ReviewDocumentos de trabajoEnero 2022Katrina Wyman, Danielle Spiegel-Feld, Adalene Minelli, and Sara Savarani
This study looks at the extent to which major cities in the United States, Australia, and Canada assess the climate impacts of densification through the environmental review process. Research...
Scenario Planning and Changing Food SystemsRequest for ProposalsSolicitud de propuestasMarzo 2022