Ecological Design

Ecological Design By Sim Van der Ryn Stuart Cowan, Ecological Design Ecological Design is a landmark volume that helped usher in an exciting new era in green design and sustainability planning Since its initial publication in the book has been critically importan
  • Title: Ecological Design
  • Author: Sim Van der Ryn Stuart Cowan
  • ISBN: 9781597261418
  • Page: 300
  • Format: Paperback
  • Ecological Design By Sim Van der Ryn Stuart Cowan, Ecological Design is a landmark volume that helped usher in an exciting new era in green design and sustainability planning Since its initial publication in 1996, the book has been critically important in sparking dialogue and triggering collaboration across spatial scales and design professions in pursuit of buildings, products, and landscapes with radically decreased enEcological Design is a landmark volume that helped usher in an exciting new era in green design and sustainability planning Since its initial publication in 1996, the book has been critically important in sparking dialogue and triggering collaboration across spatial scales and design professions in pursuit of buildings, products, and landscapes with radically decreased environmental impacts This 10th anniversary edition makes the work available to a new generation of practitioners and thinkers concerned with moving our society onto a sustainable path Using examples from architecture, industrial ecology, sustainable agriculture, ecological wastewater treatment, and many other fields, Ecological Design provides a framework for integrating human design with living systems Drawing on complex systems, ecology, and early examples of green building and design, the book challenges us to go further, creating buildings, infrastructures, and landscapes that are truly restorative rather than merely diminishing the rate at which things are getting worse.
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    1. What I learned from this book and my just completed Sustainable Design class is how incredibly UNsustainable my actions are For as much as I think and talk about it, I realized that other than sewing my socks clothing, having a recycling bin in my house, and switching to better cleaning products, I really am not doing much Yes, the five principles of this book 1 Solutions Grow from Place, 2 Ecological Accounting Informs Design, 3 Design With Nature, 4 Everyone is a Designer, and 5 Make Nature Vi [...]


    2. What a gem The authors develop a comprehensive picture and promote deep understanding of environmental crisis as design failure, while exploring revamps of industry, agriculture, infrastructure, and architecture following ecological models of material cycling waste equals food , diversity as resilience, self direction and adaptability, etc The book is structured nicely into five principles highlighting what makes a truly restorative, integrated, and robust system I haven t done this book justice [...]


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