Adapt to the consequences!
Facing climate change means that we must make certain unavoidable changes in planning. We asked various actors: “What are you doing to adapt to the consequences of climate change?”
Planning the delta
The majority of the world’s population lives in delta areas. The rise of water-levels makes the problems more imperative and planners and engineers are urgently seeking solutions. Landscape architects and urban planners try to combine safety with quality of the environment.
The power of the sea at the Dutch North Sea coast
Coastal, urban and social erosion in Lisbon metropolitan area
Melting ice [puts arctic city Tromsø on the map
The response to dryness in Australia
The drought Australia now faces is leading to shifts in the perception of the continent, of Australians and the world. The ideals of lush green landscapes are making way for landscape designs in which dryness is a quality of the design.