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At-Risk Landscapes

April 18, 2014
Fort Worth, Texas

This significant Modernist-era plaza was closed in 2007. In April 2014 a request for proposals was released for the plaza's restoration.

April 17, 2014
Staten Island, New York

The 15-acre former private estate turned Jesuit retreat contains rare old growth forest that is being cut down.

March 4, 2014
Salem, Oregon

The estate, considered the tour de force of Oregon landscape architects Elizabeth Lord and Edith Schryver, and efforts to preserve it.

February 14, 2014
St Helena, California

Modern fire safety requirements could lead to the alteration of a historic Church-designed landscape - is there a solution?

February 3, 2014
Tarrytown, New York

Proposed zoning amendments could result in the garden's destruction and viewshed loss for neighboring NHL, Lyndhurst.

January 16, 2014
Fresno, California

An art-filled, Modernist pedestrian mall could be completely opened to vehicular traffic, threatening its integrity.

January 7, 2014

Renovation work beginning this month will close the atrium to the public and irreparably damage the garden's significant design.

October 11, 2013
Queens, New York

Development plans threaten the Phipps Outdoor Nursery.

October 7, 2013
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Need to rehabilitate landmarked Friedberg design follows end of demolition threat.

August 6, 2013
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Victory! A Modernist icon on the National Register avoids the wrecking ball.