Through lectures series, classes, publications, and community outreach, the Green Futures Lab provides a wide variety of educational services.
The GFL and students from the UW College of Built Environments conducted research on floating wetlands and designed and constructed floating wetland prototypes.
Over 300 citizens and leaders from civic, environmental, business, and community groups created a comprehensive green infrastructure network plan to guide Seattle’s urban development over the next 100 years.
The Public Spaces Public Life studio combines international study experience with multi-disciplinary collaboration on local projects in order to develop planning and design solutions for Seattle’s public realm.
Students, government and the community designed prototypical “green street” edges to address bicycle and pedestrian opportunities, community space, stormwater control, water conservation and connected habitat.
A lecture/panel series showcasing Sustainable Planning and Design in the Pacific Northwest and Denmark.
How can design help us to regard stormwater as a resource rather than waste?