LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE

Vol. 99  N° 4    /   Abril   2009


CONTENIDO
 
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  DEPARTMENTS  
  Land matters 15
  Letters 17
  RIPRAP
A bright spot in the British landscape, the White House lawn provides food for thought, recession-ready design, skaters pool their resources, and learning about landscape preservation.
Edited by Linda Mclntyre
 
26
  DESIGN
Return on investment

A Colorado project proves the economic value of public landscapes.
By Kim Sorvig
32
  ECOLOGY
Paradise put in place of a parking lot

Landscape architects help a university restore Pacific Coast wetlands
By Claire Latané

 
42
  ART IN THE LANDSCAPE
Art as Medicine

Artwork makes for a unique pathway at Texas Tech University's medical school.
By Elizabeth Lynch
 
58
  CAMPUS PROFILE
Design for cities
New York's CCNY opens doors to urban life and ecology
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By Frank Edgerton Martin
 
64
  VISUAL RESOURCES 
Wildfire in Yellowstone then and now

Documenting change in a visuallu dramatic landscape
By John C Ellsworth
 
74
  RESEARCH
Research design connections
Studies examine landscape that tell their own stories, designing safer rotaries, and mapping ATV trails with Gis.
By Sally Augustin
 
80
STUDENT WORKS
Student projects chilean style
Low-impact design/build projects take advantage of discarded lumber and hand labor.
By Jimena Martignoni
96
BOOKS 118
DISPLAY AD INDEX 120
BUYER'S GUIDE INDEXS 121
PRODUCT PROFILES 132
CRITIC AT LARGE
Park's Parks
A photographer uses his photographs to make a point about small parks.
By Nicola Twilley
136