HOW FORESTS CAN LINK TO CITIES
WORKSHOP 2 | DEC 3, 2019
Building owners and designers have a unique opportunity to help address the significant environmental and development demands placed on the built environment by the twin needs to expand housing and address climate change. At a moment when the built environment is facing dramatic shifts, the need for innovation and sustainable design approaches is more essential than ever.
Join us for a talk by Frank Lowenstein, Deputy Director and Chief Conservation Officer for the New England Forestry Foundation followed by a group discussion to explore how forests can link to cities through demand, design, technology, supply, and sustainability
1) What are the barriers to using materials from local and sustainably managed forests in your buildings or projects?