Category Archives: Resilience

Southeast Florida needs a course correction in climate adaptation!

On 31 May 2019, on the eve of the 2019 Atlantic Hurricane season, Climate Wire published an excellent and timely article https://www.eenews.net/stories/1060435875 by journalist Dan Cusick titled “Threat of costly storm surge rise along coasts”. In this article Mr. Cusick … Continue reading

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Resilient architecture: consider building shape

There was a time long ago when you could determine the function, location and even the prevailing climate at the location, just by looking at a building. Those were the now mostly gone days when most buildings were good examples … Continue reading

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