Reading List

List Creator

Kelli Martin

Kutztown University

Environmental Communication Project


  • Online

    Champion Trees and Urban Forests

    Places Journal

    Can urban forests save the planet? A review of The Man Who Planted Trees.

  • Online

    The Flora of the Future

    Places Journal

    Celebrating the botanical diversity of cities. A photo survey of urban wild plants.

  • Online

    A Home Before the End of the World

    Places Journal

    What does it mean when a famous novelist makes careless errors in his depiction of nature? Is our ignorance of natural ecosystems making it easier for us to destroy them?

  • Online

    Hippie Modernism

    Places Journal

    In the late 1960s, Bay Area design activists sought to blend the aspirations of progressive architecture with new environmental imperatives — a goal that’s more relevant than ever.

  • Online

    Starry Night

    Places Journal

    The bright lights of Las Vegas illuminate eight national parks. The dark-sky movement wants us to dim the glow — and keep the Milky Way visible.

  • Online

    Road Ecology: Wildlife Habitat and Highway Design

    Places Journal

    The emerging field of road ecology will define the next generation of highway design.

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