Landscape Architects Can Reduce the Pain of Climate Migration — THE DIRT

Interesting article about how climate change is effecting coastal areas in LA.  It may be just the start.  I don’t think buying any property too near to any water at this point in time is a good idea…

Satellite view of Isle de Jean Charles, / Google Earth Climate migration is knocking at our door. That was the message in a first-of-its kind session at reVISION ASLA 2020. Haley Blakeman, FASLA, a professor at Louisiana State University, said landscape architects can facilitate more successful migrations by acting as a conduit between scientists, planners, […]

Landscape Architects Can Reduce the Pain of Climate Migration — THE DIRT

6 Comments Add yours

  1. memadtwo says:

    I agree. Look for high land. (K)

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  2. badfinger20 (Max) says:

    After the Nashville flood, I never would buy anything near water…although that is a completely different situation.

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    1. msjadeli says:

      Water is water, be it a lake, a river, or an ocean. It is rising everywhere.

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      1. badfinger20 (Max) says:

        I wonder how long it will take. Opinions differ on that from different scientists.

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  3. Water is one of the elements of nature, so it can behave unpredictably …

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    1. msjadeli says:

      Unpredictable to us, yes, but nature has no surprises to itself 😉

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