17 Dec 2016, New Indian Express: ECOLOGIC- Pavitra Sriprakash, the Chief Designer and Director of Shilpa Architects writes about the importance of greener future-ready cities.
Now, that the city has lost an extensive number of trees, it is time to re-plant in a smart and strategic manner. Many cities around the world invest in an Urban Tree Management Plan – which forms the key basis for greener future-ready cities. The purview of the plan covers tree selection, planting, care and protection and the overall management of trees as a collective resource. Most urban areas already have some mature trees present, the plan should include Tree preservation and planning for additional trees as well. READ MORE – Link / PDF