Tag Archives: Conservation
Combat the growing threat to public parks and open space. The Cultural Landscape Foundation has issued a call for nominations for the 2017 Landslide. This year's theme–Open Season on Open Space–calls attention to those cultural landscapes that are threatened by new construction … read more
The economic decline that accompanied the collapse of the steel industry in western Pennsylvania has been a persistent problem for the flood-prone city of Johnstown, where Thaddeus Pawlowski (LF '15) grew up. But city leaders committed to revitalization have been shifting their … read more
Across the greater Portland, Oregon, area, the Metro Council oversees 17,000 acres of public land. Metro is seeking to hire a Parks and Nature Director to manage Portland’s network of parks, trails, and natural areas.
Pallavi Mande was raised in a culture that is intertwined with water, and she's come full circle to advocate for protecting our water resources.
Landscape master Adriaan Geuze has tweaked the topography of Governor’s Island in NYC to increase the suspense and drama of views that frame the Statue of Liberty and encompass Brooklyn, lower Manhattan, Jersey City, and Staten Island. In her first … read more
LivableStreets is seeking a Program Manager to provide effective coordination and implementation of the Emerald Network Initiative. The Initiative builds on Boston’s greenway legacy to create a seamless 200 mile greenway network across Boston and its inner suburbs–an urban recreation and … read more
The Institute for Sustainable Communities seeks a Senior Program Manager in its Resilient Cities and Regions Program, which helps cities and urban regions across the US implement high caliber resilience strategies, while advancing the fast growing field of urban resilience. … read more
The Lincoln Institute of Land Policy's 2016 catalog features more than 120 publications, policy reports, and multimedia resources related to property taxation, valuation, and assessment; urban and regional planning; smart growth; land conservation; housing; and other land policy concerns around … read more
The Emerald Necklace Conservancy is seeking a collaborative, community oriented leader to be the next president of Boston's largest park system.
The Santa Fe Art Institute is seeking dynamic creative thinkers, artists, designers, educators, policy makers, poets, architects, journalists, and activists for its 2016-17 Artists and Writers Residency Program focussed on the theme of Water Rights. The deadline for applications is … read more