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Research in Landscape Architecture

Posted by on Sep 1, 2015 | 0 comments

Research in Landscape Architecture

How do we know what we know? Do oyster reefs really protect against storm surges? Are floating wetlands really all that great? What about biochar or hugelkultur? What plants can be used for phytoremediation? This post is in part a response to Amy N’s recent post on the complexities of urban cleanup but also contains material I’ve been ruminating about all summer. This summer, I have been interning for the Landscape Architecture Foundation (LAF) here in DC. LAF puts out the Landscape Performance Series website (http://landscapeperformance.org/), which includes landscape...

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