Philanthropic capital can be a catalyst for sustainable, resilient solutions to our complex and costly water problems.

Three places showing how to make the transition from domination and resource extraction to regeneration and interdependence

What makes a strong community? If you’ve read Jane Jacobs, an image immediately comes to mind: side-by-side row houses, corner stores, parks you can see across.


Over the past 75 years, American engineers have become very adept at managing water – collecting it, holding it and moving it away as fast as possible. Yet there is a better way to manage our water that costs far less.Rather than trying to push  away...


This week, join New York City's Chief Urban Designer,...

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  Travis Beck, author of the new book Principles of Ecological Landscape Design, recently wrote about one of Hurricane Sandy's more positive effects. Here's an...

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