apr 14, 2015

Living Breakwaters Public Scoping Meeting

Thanks to all the Staten Islanders who attended the meeting yesterday !


apr 13, 2015

Kate to Speak at Opening Night of Next Generation of Parks™ Lecture Series

Co-presented with the Nature 3.x Symposium
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN


apr 10, 2015

Waterproofing New York Published

Hot off the presses, a new book on systemic adaptation to climate change in New York City featuring an essay by Kate Orff.


mar 31, 2015

Living Breakwaters receives an APA Achievement Award !

National Planning Achievement Award for Environmental Planning



SCAPE featured in The Architect's Newspaper

apr 17, 2012

SCAPE is featured in The Architect's Newspaper in an article about the New York City Comprehensive Waterfront Plan.

Read it here.




SCAPE / Oyster-Tecture






"We are now planning for our waterfront with the same intensity and passion that we have traditionally planned for our land."

- Amanda Burden, City Planning Commissioner

"It's incredibly exciting to see a reciprocity [between landscape architecture and the waterfront plan],  to see that ideas that are out in the world become integrated.”

- Kate Orff, SCAPE