Category Archives: Design Writing

Diane Jones Allen in Landscape Architecture Magazine

Diane Jones Allen designs for equity in post-Katrina New Orleans.  Sometimes that means making your own projects from scratch.

Diane Jones Allen in Landscape Architecture Magazine

Diane Jones Allen designs for equity in post-Katrina New Orleans.  Sometimes that means making your own projects from scratch.

Climate Change in Landscape Architecture Magazine

Stephen Sheppard is helping communities actually see how climate change may affect them.

Climate Change in Landscape Architecture Magazine

Stephen Sheppard is helping communities actually see how climate change may affect them.

Zandmotor in Landscape Architecture Magazine

Those lovely East Coast beaches are not at all natural. Nor are they stable. Recently, a Virginia landscape architecture prof and her students explored how to apply a Dutch model to American shores.

Zandmotor in Landscape Architecture Magazine

Those lovely East Coast beaches are not at all natural. Nor are they stable. Recently, a Virginia landscape architecture prof and her students explored how to apply a Dutch model to American shores.

Minnesota Prairie Plan in Landscape Architecture Magazine

Ever since Thomas Jefferson’s Public Land Survey reached the Midwest in the 1850s, the tallgrass prairie has been plowed under, drained, and planted to row crops. Barely one percent of this original ecosystem remains.

Minnesota Prairie Plan in Landscape Architecture Magazine

Ever since Thomas Jefferson’s Public Land Survey reached the Midwest in the 1850s, the tallgrass prairie has been plowed under, drained, and planted to row crops. Barely one percent of this original ecosystem remains.

Milwaukee Permitting a Watershed Moment, in Landscape Architecture Magazine

Milwaukee has begun to make permitting for stormwater and wastewater more efficient and effective by structuring it around natural, not political, boundaries.

Milwaukee Permitting a Watershed Moment, in Landscape Architecture Magazine

Milwaukee has begun to make permitting for stormwater and wastewater more efficient and effective by structuring it around natural, not political, boundaries.

New Bike Studies in Planning Magazine

Cyclists will travel out of their way to use separated bike routes—and will reduce their chances of injury by doing so—according to two new studies.

New Bike Studies in Planning Magazine

Cyclists will travel out of their way to use separated bike routes—and will reduce their chances of injury by doing so—according to two new studies.

Green Urban Design in Chicago

In 2009, Chicago rolled out a document designed to make every land use decision in the city more environmentally sound. See how it’s working in the June issue of Landscape Architecture Magazine. An excerpt….

Green Urban Design in Chicago

In 2009, Chicago rolled out a document designed to make every land use decision in the city more environmentally sound. See how it’s working in the June issue of Landscape Architecture Magazine. An excerpt….