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Do We Know How to Design and Grow an Urban Forest?
Landscaping
Tuesday January 31 2017

Do We Know How to Design and Grow an Urban Forest?

What with all the global urban forest initiatives underway, the single most important question we must ask ourselves in 2017 is “do we know how to...

Will Urban Heat Be the Death of Us?
Urban Planning
Monday September 28 2015

Will Urban Heat Be the Death of Us?

Over the past 100 years, heatwaves have caused more deaths than any other natural hazard according to professor Will Steffen of the Climate Council.

Green Cover Hoped to Cool Urban Environments
Landscaping
Wednesday July 8 2015

Green Cover Hoped to Cool Urban Environments

The NSW government hopes that increasing urban green cover will offset the thermal load effect inherent to built-up environments as climate change raises temperatures.