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May 14, 2016
A Naturalist's Take on 'Placemaking'
It's been a week since the Jane's Walk celebration weekend around the world, and I've been thinking more about how Jane Jacobs led the way in advocating for a place-based, community-centered approach to urban planning -- now called the placemaking movement.
The placemaking movement is focused on strengthening the elements that make places engaging, livable, sustainable, and worth caring about. These are important efforts, and I believe the open and curious minds of...
I'm a Master Naturalist and an outdoor enthusiast -- mostly kayaking, and I live on a Peninsula in the Chesapeake Bay. I'm the author of The Nature Fan, Nature Fan Activists, Green Earth Almanac, and Amanda's Geographic. Formerly, I ran the nationally syndicated column "National Green Activism" for The Examiner, and I was a key factor in the success of many campaigns. Make sure you don't miss a post, and subscribe by email! Thanks for reading.
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