CMPBS in the News - Design with the Desert

Design with the Desert

The Center Co-Director Pliny Fisk is published in brand new book, Design with the Desert: Conservation and Sustainable Development, published in January 2013 by CRC Press.

Pliny's chapter provides fascinating detail on creating sustainable futures for Southwestern cities and The Center's ProtoCity Approach in the Ciudad Jarez, Mexico/El Paso, Texas Metroplex regions.

Other sections of the book include chapters related to topics of Physical Aspects of the Desert Environment, The Living Desert, Desert Planning, Ecology in Design of Urban Systems, and Urban Sustainability. Authors include renown experts Anthony Floyd, David Orr, Paulo Soleri, Kim Sorvig, Frederick Steiner, and many more!

View more information on this exciting new resource or purchase here.