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Bottom-up governance after a natural disaster: a temporary post-earthquake community garden in central Christchurch, New Zealand
(SINTEF Academic Press, 2016)
Creative temporary or transitional use of vacant urban open spaces is seldom foreseen in traditional urban planning and has historically been linked to economic or political disturbances. Christchurch, like most cities, ...
Urban comfort in a future compact city: Analysis of open-space qualities in the rebuilt Christchurch central city
(Lincoln University, 2017-12-07)
The increase in urban population has required cities to rethink their strategies for minimising greenhouse gas impacts and adapting to climate change. While urban design and planning policy have been guided by principles ...
Forty years of Landscape Research
(Taylor & Francis, 2016-04-14)
Papers of four decades published in Landscape Research are reviewed in order to chronicle the journal’s development and to assess the academic performance of the journal relative to its own aims. Landscape Research intends ...
Waimakariri District Council – A Local Government model for community-based disaster response, recovery and regeneration
(Lincoln University, 2019)
The National Science Challenge ‘Building Better Homes, Towns and Cities’ is currently undertaking work that, in part, identifies and analyses the Waimakariri District Council’s (WMK/Council) organisational practices and ...
Bioclimatic landscape design: improving outdoor comfort in Christchurch towards a more liveable city
(Lincoln University. Faculty of Environment, Society and Design. School of Landscape Architecture, 2011-09)
The aftermath of three earthquakes has forced Christchurch to re-plan and rebuild. New perspectives of a sustainable city have arisen granting Christchurch the chance of becoming an example to the world. This work is centred ...
Aluminium in AMD streams on the Stockton Plateau: is dilution a management solution? : a dissertation submitted in partial fulfilment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Applied Science (Environmental Management) at Lincoln University
(Lincoln University, 2011)
Acid mine drainage (AMD), has had detrimental effects on water quality and ecology in the waterways of the Stockton Plateau, site of New Zealand’s largest open-cast coal mining operation. This has been partly attributed ...
Augmented Reality in design education: Landscape architecture studies as AR experience
(Wiley on behalf of National Society for Education in Art and Design (NSEAD), 2019-07-17)
The rapid and ongoing development of digital technologies continues to create new opportunities for education. Over the last decade this has enabled the establishment of blended learning approaches and online education. ...
Kia Manawaroa: Surviving disaster: Experiences of Tangata Whaiora through the 2010-2012 Ōtautahi/Christchurch earthquakes
(Lincoln University. Faculty of Environment, Society & Design, 2015-02)
This report presents research on the affects of the Ōtautahi/Christchurch earthquakes of 2010 to 2012 on the city’s Tangata Whaiora community, ‘people seeking health’ as Māori frame mental health clients. Drawing on the ...
Indigenous resilience through urban disaster: the Maori response to the 2010 and 2011 Christchurch Otautahi earthquakes
(Ngā Pae o te Māramatanga, New Zealand’s Indigenous Centre of Research Excellence, 2012-12)
The scale of damage from a series of earthquakes across Christchurch Otautahi in 2010 and 2011 challenged all networks in the city at a time when many individuals and communities were under severe economic pressure. ...