Environmental Design A Growing Field
“It’s understanding all of the different systems that influence any given topic and applying them in a way that’s healthy.”
He says the next step is identifying problems.
“Many of our woodlands and forests are being choked out by invasive species and things like that. Understanding them and being able to go into them and restoring them to a state where regeneration can happen is what we can do.”
Fleischacker says students can’t really design regeneration, but they can do such things as removing invasive plants to help nature regenerate itself. He appeared Thursday on the Transportation Edition of the WNPV talk program Comment Please by Univest.