Urban Forestry

Designing Density in Urban Environments
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Designing Density in Urban Environments

The critical housing shortage in many of our most dynamic cities, coupled with the... More

Barcelona's Superblocks Limit Motorized Mobility
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Barcelona's Superblocks Limit Motorized Mobility

A plan for superblocks has been implemented in Barcelona, which will transform 7... More

Three Fundamental Truths About Urban Farming
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Three Fundamental Truths About Urban Farming

Negative effects of urban farming can range from class segregation to worsening... More

Top 10 Cities For Living a Green Life
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Top 10 Cities For Living a Green Life

You can have the best backyard for free in these 10 cities with the most public... More

Wind Trees: Turbines for Small Residential Spaces
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Wind Trees: Turbines for Small Residential Spaces

Meet "wind trees," the small-scale turbine perfect for city neighborhoods. More

Afforestt Grows Urban Super-Forests Using Tiny Spaces
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Afforestt Grows Urban Super-Forests Using Tiny Spaces

By employing the same methodology as a car manufacturer's assembly line, engineer ... More

How Green Roofs Could Save Lives
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How Green Roofs Could Save Lives

New research shows increased vegetation in urban areas, among many other... More

Could Deforestation Be a Good Thing?
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Could Deforestation Be a Good Thing?

The answer isn't as clear cut as you may think in some specific regions, according... More

Using More Wood Could Cut Carbon Emission and Fossil Fuel Use
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Using More Wood Could Cut Carbon Emission and Fossil Fuel Use

A new study asserts that increased forest harvest could reduce global carbon... More

Product Review: Bamboo Flooring
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Product Review: Bamboo Flooring

One of green building's 'poster-child' products, bamboo has come a long way from... More

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