Environment as Politics
A visual study of the relation between residential density and voting behavior in the 2016 U.S. presidential election.
Balancing America’s (Sediment) Budget
The promethean geo-engineering of our river systems has resulted in the catastrophic erosion of American coasts. What can be done?
What Happens After the Worst Happens?
New photographs of Mount St. Helens, alongside classic views by Frank Gohlke, show the land’s extraordinary response after the 1980 eruption.
Above Grade: On the High Line
A native New Yorker traces the pre-history of the High Line, and ponders whether the celebrated park will be a victim of its success.
The fragile and changing landscapes of the barrier islands of southern Louisiana.