Abstract

To address Jackson Park, site of the 1893 World’s Columbian Exposition on the shores of Lake Michigan, a talented interdisciplinary team interweaves biodiversity and cultural authenticity in this Great Lakes Fisheries and Ecosystem Restoration (GLFER) funded project. Enabled through a private-public-civic partnership, the ecological health, historic integrity, and performance of this public landscape are improved. Climate change amelioration aspects will enhance resilience. As landscape functions and scenic qualities improve, upgraded perceptions and uses will foster positive effects within adjacent urban neighborhoods.

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Additional Information

ISSN
2153-0548
Print ISSN
2153-053x
Pages
pp. 248-265
Launched on MUSE
2015-10-28
Open Access
No
Archive Status
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