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    • 48 hour design challenge Team SoLA: 160 Gloucester Street 

      Challenger, Neil P.; Turoa Royal, P.; Garcia Tavaris, S.; Lough, J.; Gilchrist, Erica J.; Bruin, Christopher; Pyne, Laura (2011-07-03)
      The 48hr Design Challenge, run by the Christchurch City Council and held at Lincoln University, provided an opportunity for Council to gain inspiration from the design and architecture industry, while testing the draft ...
    • Abandoned villages : cultural planting in the relict landscapes of Central Otago : meanings and management 

      Smith, Paula J. M. (Lincoln College, University of Canterbury, 1987)
      Almost all landscapes can be considered cultural landscapes. Set within the context of the wider cultural landscape, occur locations where evidence of the past is more apparent than elsewhere, labelled historic ...
    • Addington 2041 - a platform for change 

      Flanagan, Michelle (Lincoln UniversityChristchurch, 2011)
      While we recognise that our current suburban form is unsustainable, and through regional growth management policy seek to intensify the city core and inner suburban areas, we do not have a new design programme for these ...
    • Agroforestry : new landuse, new landscapes 

      Gerard, Sara F. (University of Canterbury, 1984)
      A new alternative landuse, developed, and proven technically and economically feasible will create changes to the landscape. If the new landuse is widely accepted there will be widespread landscape changes – NEW LANDSCAPES. ...
    • Akaroa 

      Foster, Judi (University of Canterbury, 1981)
      The township of Akaroa is located on the eastern shores of Akaroa harbour which forms part of Banks Peninsula, a little over 8 kilometres from the headlands and almost 7 kilometres from the head of the harbour. It is reached ...
    • An alternative form of development for Arthur's Pass village 

      Steven, M. L. (Lincoln College, University of Canterbury, 1975)
      Arthur's Pass village is an alpine settlement situated on terraces of the Bealey River in the upper reaches of the Bealey Valley. A unique village in a unique setting, but Arthur's Pass is becoming increasingly subject to ...
    • The application of geographical information systems in the planning and design of sustainable neighbourhood development 

      Myles, Jeffrey J. (Lincoln University, 2003)
      The term 'sustainable landscape' is a derivative of the phrase 'sustainable development' which was coined by the World Commission on Environment and Development (the Brundtland Commission) in 1987. Both terms are however ...
    • Appraisal of a Canterbury rural landscape 

      Muir, Alison (Lincoln College, University of Canterbury, 1977)
      The Brief: To carry out a visual appraisal of the use of man-made or modified components in the rural landscape. A comparison is to be made between the use of these components on the plains landscape and in the foothills. ...
    • An appraisal of the Tekapo region with specific emphasis on planning of the domain 

      Emmitt, T. C. (Lincoln College, University of Canterbury, 1973)
      With the development of the Mackenzie Basin for hydro-electric power, there has become an increasing demand on the Tekapo region for recreation. This study is to outline the landscape problems associated with the recreational ...
    • Aramoana: presentation and perception of the smelter issue 

      Pharazyn, Conrad (University of Canterbury, 1982)
      The Aramoana smelter issue can be seen simply as a debate on wise land use and in this sense it is an issue of very real interest to landscape architecture. In this study I examine one aspect of this issue - the graphic, ...
    • Art in the landscape 

      Angelo, M. (Lincoln College, University of Canterbury, 1988)
      The objectives of this dissertation are to help: Make clear the essential contribution of the trends of contemporary sculpture in the landscape. Develop an understanding of the trends of contemporary sculpture in the ...
    • The art of process 

      Vance, Matthew (AGM Publishing., 2000-03)
      This article outlines the process undertaken to design the Dunedin Botanic Garden entranceway by an artist-led team. The development of the entranceway as a sculptural piece has provided an enduring cultural statement, ...
    • Artscape in the Hearthcote Valley 

      Egoz, Shelley (AGM Publishing., 2003-09)
      The fusion of art and the ecological environmental ethos lies at the heart of Wendy Duggan's 2002 Major Design project at Lincoln University. In an attempt to restore the ecological health of the neglected Christchurch ...
    • 'As good as the West' : two paradoxes of globalisation and landscape architecture in St. Petersburg 

      Bowring, Jacqueline; Egoz, Yael S.; Ignatieva, Maria (European Council Of Landscape Architecture Schools (ECLAS), 2009)
      One of the challenges of contemporary landscape architecture is the globalisation of place. Nowhere is the threat of homogenisation more apparent than in places vulnerable to change, where the potential loss of heritage fabric ...
    • Assessing the consequences of the Lake Taupo Nitrogen Trading Programme in New Zealand, using a landscape approach 

      Spicer, E. Anne (Lincoln University, 2017-04-05)
      This thesis investigates the consequences of implementing a local policy regime that potentially enables a viable agricultural sector to operate within environmental limits. The Lake Taupo Nitrogen Trading Programme is ...
    • Atria - The inside story 

      Briggs, Liz (Lincoln College, University of Canterbury, 1989)
      There seems to be a resurgence of interest in the use of atria in large scale commercial buildings. Several recent prestigious buildings such as the Hongkong and Shanghai Bank in Hongkong, the World Financial Centre in New ...
    • Attitudes towards trees : a case study in the New Zealand eastern high country 

      Swaffield, Simon R. (New Zealand Institute of Forestry, 1994-02)
      Attitudes of stakeholders towards the role and management of trees and plantations in the New Zealand eastern high country were surveyed in a series of depth interviews in 1988-89. Analysis of the sample of 58 respondents ...
    • Auchenflower 

      Watson, R. T. (Lincoln College, University of Canterbury, 1982)
      Major design project - Survey of Auchenflower area, Canterbury NZ. 8 Maps with notes.
    • The Avon Loop 

      Menzies, Annabel (University of Canterbury, 1980)
      This study looks at environmental improvement in respect to a specific area of residential housing, the Avon Loop. As part of the attempt to achieve a more holistic approach, not only the physical factors are studied but ...
    • The Avon River : a recreation reserve for Christchurch 

      Pryor, R. J. (Lincoln College, University of Canterbury, 1984)
      The Avon River is Christchurch’s central landscape feature. Water is potentially exciting, refreshing and organic and can meet many human psychological needs in the synthetic city. As a natural feature in a landscape largely ...