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Phytoremediation: Using Plants to Remediate Land
Environment
Wednesday September 30 2015

Phytoremediation: Using Plants to Remediate Land

As architects delve further into sustainable design methods, the use of plants to remediate contaminated urban landscapes is growing.

Why Landscape Architecture Must Protect the Bee Population
Landscaping
Thursday August 20 2015

Why Landscape Architecture Must Protect the Bee Population

Landscape architects have a role to play in the world's rapidly-dwindling bee population.

The Death of the Neighbourhood Tree
Green
Tuesday July 21 2015

The Death of the Neighbourhood Tree

When I grow up I want to live on a beautiful, lush, tree-lined street. Lots of us do.

Does Anyone Hear When a Tree Falls in Our Suburbs?
Landscaping
Wednesday January 28 2015

Does Anyone Hear When a Tree Falls in Our Suburbs?

In most suburbs across Australia’s cities, when a tree falls it is heard - and felt, and often blamed. It is then chopped up, removed, mulched...

The Value of Trees in Offsetting Carbon Emissions
Landscaping
Saturday July 19 2014

The Value of Trees in Offsetting Carbon Emissions

Trees play a monumental role in reviving landscapes and decreasing carbon emissions.

Why Native Plants Are Crucial in Landscape Architecture
Residential
Thursday July 18 2013

Why Native Plants Are Crucial in Landscape Architecture

Using native plant species in landscape architecture helps to preserve the historic biodiversity of the area and the country.

Street Trees and Urban Parks Improve Air Quality
Landscaping
Wednesday July 10 2013

Street Trees and Urban Parks Improve Air Quality

Urban trees and parks are a key part of the urban grid and landscape, but few are aware of the impact they can have on a...