This is the blog for, where I will explore the world of green infrastructure, sustainable cities, and landscape architecture.

Your host, Barry Lehrman RLA, is a LEED accredited professional, a lecturer at the University of Minnesota, and [formerly] the Manager of Sustainable Design for Parker Design International in Minneapolis. I’m currently teaching a seminar on ‘Infrastructure, Natural Systems, and the Space of Inhabited Landscapes’ for undergrad and graduate students. Send me a note if you are interested in checking our my lectures this semester.

Please check out my chapter in Infrastructural City: Networked Urbanism in Los Angeles, and the upcoming book review of ‘Green Roof Systems’ in Landscape Journal. I’m also a frequent contributor to archinect, where you can also catch me there