Vertical Farming

Why would we want to build skyscrapers filled with lettuce when we’ve been farming on the ground for 10,000 years?…


WaterFire Providence

WaterFire Providence® is an independent, non-profit arts organization whose mission is to inspire Providence and its visitors by revitalizing the urban experience, fostering community engagement and creatively transforming the city…Continue Reading →

Water Trivia Facts

Water Trivia Facts What is the most common substance found on earth? Water Of all the earth’s water, how much…


What is urban agriculture?

A blog about urban agriculture, including history, examples and resources. Urban agriculture is growing food for urban markets in close…


Women are influencing the profession of landscape architecture more today than ever before. Women in the Dirt highlights the work of seven award-winning women who have made their mark in…Continue Reading →

The Trust For Public Land

For the 80 percent of Americans who live in or near a city, neighborhood parks offer the closest connection to…


Barcelona Besòs River Park

It was strange this week to hear words like “ineffective” and “stalled” used to describe something coming from Barcelona. For…