18 Environmental & Ecological Design - Notes

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1 ht p://www.intercontinentalgardener.com/2011_03_01_archive.html George Perkins Marsh 1801 1882 “America’s First Environmentalist” Nature, 1864 Aldo Leopold 1887 1948 Environmentalist Sand County Almanac, 1949 Leopold’s land ethic formula: + Ethics or Ethical Standards + Aesthetic Sensitivity of the Romantic or Transcendentalist = LAND ETHIC or Ecological Conscience Rachel Carson 1907 1964 Silent Spring, 1962 The National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA), 1969 Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), 1970
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2 Ian McHarg 1920 2001 Co Department, University of Pennsylvania, 1955 Promoted environmental awareness through his CBS television show The House We Live In (1960) and Earth Week (cofounded in 1970) Most significant contribution was his ecological planning method and
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