Over half of the world’s population lives in urban areas. How can we harness ecology to address injustice and climate change, while ensuring prosperity in our communities?

In Episode 1 of this three-part series, Senior Landscape Ecological Planner/Designer, Jennifer Dowdell, ASLA, and senior Landscape Architect and Urban Planner, Aiman Duckworth, introduce an iterative urban planning approach grounded in socio-ecological principles.

In Episodes 2 and 3, Jennifer and Aiman will delve into the details of the process, from engagement and analysis to the development of a planning framework that provides foundations for resilience, conservation, economic and community revitalization, and environmental justice.

If this topic intrigues you, be sure to register for Episode 2 and Episode 3.

 

Further Reading

Donating Time to Support and Advance Ecosystem Restoration
Urban Ecology Frameworks for City Resilience Planning, Part 3: Laying Groundwork for Implementation: Scenarios, Pilots & Partnership
Urban Ecology Frameworks for City Resilience Planning, Part 2: Iterative Engagement & Analysis: Storytelling Nature’s Patterns
“Alone in a world of wounds”
Urban Ecology Frameworks for City Resilience Planning, Part 1: Context and Process – Ecology and the City

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Urban Ecology Frameworks for City Resilience Planning, Part 2: Iterative Engagement & Analysis: Storytelling Nature’s Patterns
Urban Ecology Frameworks for City Resilience Planning, Part 1: Context and Process – Ecology and the City
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