Feb 10, 2017
Our partnership with Google to enhance the ecological resilience of urban landscapes is featured in a story by Fast Company, a Google Blog post, and an accompanying video highlighting SFEI's Robin Grossinger and Google's Ecology Program Director, Audrey Davenport.
Fast Company article: "How Google Is Restoring Wildlife Habitats In The Middle Of Silicon Valley Office Parks" by Adele Peters
Google Blog: "Ecology at Google brings holistic design to our outdoor environments" by Andrew Dempsey
Programs and Focus Areas:
Resilient Landscapes Program
Related Projects, News, and Events:
Resilient Silicon Valley (Project)
Drawing on resilience science, regional data, and local expertise, we will develop the vision and tools that will allow stakeholders in the region ensure that local actions contribute toward the creation of a high-functioning and resilient Silicon Valley ecosystem.
SFEI's new Landscape Resilience Framework outlines attributes of ecological resilience (News)
SFEI's Resilient Landscapes Program has developed a Landscape Resilience Framework, with the goal of facilitating the integration of resilience science into environmental management, urban design, conservation planning, and ecological restoration. The framework proposes seven key landscape attributes that contribute to ecological resilience, providing details and examples on each.