By Joshua Zeunert

Shortlisted for the 2017 international panorama structure Award for learn & Communication

Winner of the Research, coverage and conversation category's Award of Excellence within the Australian Institute of panorama Architects' (AILA) Victorian panorama structure Awards

Landscape structure has a pivotal position in making sure environmental sustainability via layout interventions. This publication takes a vast examine suggestions and accomplished initiatives to supply the reader with a robust knowing of the sustainability demanding situations being confronted via designers this present day, and strength routes to addressing them.

The e-book covers crucial techniques of panorama structure and environmental sustainability, including:

- Ecology, multifunctional landscapes and delicate intervention
- Remediation, detoxing and environmental infrastructure
- Social sustainability, layout activism and fit landscapes
- nutrients platforms, effective landscapes and transportation
- functionality rankings, fabrics and existence cycles

Through case stories from world wide and interviews with top panorama architects and practitioners, this e-book invitations dialogue approximately attainable destiny situations, proper theories and undertaking responses in panorama environmental layout. With countless numbers of colour pictures in the course of the ebook, and extra learn fabric within the spouse site, Joshua Zeunert presents an summary of the multidimensional traits of panorama sustainability.

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