Landscape Architects Leading the Charge for Climate Action

November 14, 2017,AEDT

On October 20th, 2017 at the American Society of Landscape Architecture (ASLA) Annual Conference in Los Angeles, CA – Martha Schwartz, Principal of Martha Schwartz Partners and Pamela Conrad, Associate with CMG Landscape Architecture based out of San Francisco, CA urged the landscape architecture community to actively contribute to reversing | Read More

New Resiliency Guidelines to prepare New York for Climate Change

June 1, 2017,AEDT

Recently, the city of New York announced the release of preliminary Climate Resiliency Design Guidelines, which for the first time establish citywide guidance on incorporating projected impacts from climate change into the planning, engineering, construction, and renovation of City facilities. Building on New York City’s national leadership on climate action, | Read More

Winner announced for Memorials for the Future ideas competition

September 15, 2016,AEDT

Recently, the National Park Service (NPS), National Capital Planning Commission (NCPC) and Van Alen Institute announced Climate Chronograph by Bay Area-based landscape architects Erik Jensen and Rebecca Sunter as the winning concept in the Memorials for the Future ideas competition. The competition sought to reimagine the way we develop and | Read More