Climate change and floods: taking inspiration from the Hunter Point’s Park solutions for rebuilding

As a succession of hurricanes wreak vast damage, the ASLA is highlighting the need to anticipate these phenomena by drawing inspiration from innovative solutions such as those deployed at Hunter Point, a former industrial site on New York’s waterfront. The measures taken proved effective against hurricane Sandy, even before the site was officially inaugurated. The ASLA is also set to publish a set of recommendations in early 2018.

Full article : The Dirt (ASLA – American Society of Landscape Architects) ; Hunter’s Point South Waterfront Park

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