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Green Tip

Buying local and composting scraps are just a few of our tips for a green Thanksgiving

 

SPOTLIGHT

Green Campus Tour

Guided maps of sustainability initiatives at Temple University

Climate Action Plan

Temple became a signatory of the Presidents Climate Commitment in 2008 and again in 2016.

Annual Report

Find out about Temple’s progress toward a more sustainable future by reviewing our Annual Report

Ecological Planning and Development

School and Department: 
  • Environmental Design, School of
  • Community and Regional Planning
Course Number: 
3155
Category: 
Undergraduate
Semester: 
Fall
Description: 

The fundamentals of the ecological planning method developed by landscape architect and regional planner, Ian McHarg, establish a basis to plan and develop both individual projects and entire communities that can be enduring (sustainable). Students examine both theory and practice in the relationship between ecological planning and actual development. Case studies, field trips, and guest presenters will highlight specific examples of the successful implementation of ecological planning by the private development sector.