2 edition of Challenge of the land; open space preservation at local level found in the catalog.
Challenge of the land; open space preservation at local level
Little, Charles E.
|Statement||by Charles E. Little.|
|Contributions||Open Space Action Institute.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xi, 151 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||151|
|LC Control Number||75088343|
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General John R. Nolon is Distinguished Professor of Law at the Elisabeth Haub School of Law at Pace University where he teaches property, land use, dispute resolution, and sustainable development law courses and is Counsel to the Law School's Land Use Law Center which he founded in He served as Adjunct Professor of land use law and policy at the Yale School of Forestry.
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This Land is the story of how we are indeed ruining the American West, and the world, with our belief that we own nature, that nature consists of resources to be exploited.
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Governor Chafee and DEM Announce $ Million in Open Space Grants for Land Preservation Projects Across Rhode Island PROVIDENCE – Governor Lincoln Chafee and Department of Environmental Management Director Janet Coit today awarded $ million in local open space matching grants to 15 communities, land trusts and conservation organizations.
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By. Thank you. Maintenance at our Public Conservation Areas has been supported by the Hudson River Bank & Trust Foundation, Ellsworth Kelly and the Jack Shear Foundation, the Land Trust Alliance, the Quailwood Fund of the Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation, the Hudson River Estuary Program, the Hudson River Greenway, the Office of Parks, Recreation, and Historic Preservation, and the.
Preservation is Overtaking Us brings together two lectures given by Rem Koolhaas at Columbia University’s Graduate School of Architecture, Planning, and Preservation, along with a response by Jorge Otero-Pailos.
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