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RECONOMICS Institute’s new online global certification in crisis recovery, economic revitalization and community resilience

21 projects in 7 Canadian provinces receive $13 million to restore ecosystems and boost coastal resilience for cities and tribes

How to turn a polluted, frequently-flooded 5.3-acre inner city barren zone into a healthful, gorgeous university campus

A decade after the disastrous BP oil spill, nine strategies emerge for advancing critical ecosystem restoration in the Delta

The Dutch have long been proud of their dike system. Now they’re correcting their many engineering mistakes to restore nature.

10 projects to boost corridor density and revitalize neighborhood commercial areas win $5.89 million in Buffalo, New York

Here are five new regenerative technologies that can help restore our planet’s rapidly-disappearing biodiversity

Washington State unveils “Plan for Climate Resilience” featuring ecological restoration to help salmon and orcas recover

$26.6 million will boost resilience for 2.3 million Zimbabwe farmers—mostly women—via revitalization of 21 irrigation systems

Restoring Our Hidden Rivers: Revisiting urban waterways with new eyes to create equitable neighborhood revitalization

Tiger salamander populations are recovering in Maryland, thanks to habitat restoration by their Department of Natural Resources

This new partnership will provide a platform and tools to help cities, counties and states revitalize via Opportunity Zone strategies

To boost the poor survival rate of mass reforestation efforts, we need to shift the goal from planting trees to growing them

California coasts are being destroyed by the loss of bull kelp. The restorative solution? Eating more purple urchin sushi.

Hemorrhaging population and jobs, Illinois’ $45 billion “Rebuild Illinois” program funds revitalization and infrastructure renewal

152 Wisconsin communities share $75 million to get reconnected and revitalized via transportation renewal projects

Absent sufficient White House help, post-hurricane Florida gets rescue from United Arab Emirates: $3.5 million to restore reefs

New York State’s $3 billion “Restore Mother Nature” climate initiative progresses with stakeholder engagement roundtables

21 large-scale renewable energy projects on New York brownfields and landfills to spur $2.5 billion in revitalization, plus 2000 jobs

Australia puts $5.3 million into restoring waterways & wetlands to revive threatened species along coast of New South Wales

Global economic revitalization—at the local, regional and national levels—will only happen with the full participation of women

Civil engineers drained this huge urban lake, creating a dusty public health hazard. Restoration ecologists to the rescue.

Five non-profit organizations receive $1.8 million from the EPA to help restore the Great lakes via market-based strategies

This creative strategy will help fund DC-area transit for 99 years and boost ridership while revitalizing two neighborhoods

Redeveloped site of former auto dealership helps revitalize downtown Hamilton, Ohio by being repurposed as an indoor farm

This non-profit is revitalizing Pittsburgh’s industrial heritage while restoring—and reconnecting to—the city’s riverfronts

Twelve Canadian projects with a restorative or revitalizing impact on the surrounding built environment win national awards

Jersey City celebrates progress on new light rail line that will revitalize both a neglected neighborhood and a crucial waterfront

$1 of resilience prevents $6 of destruction: New study on Canada’s future reveals cost of climate adaptation at the community level

The Beatles are about to revitalize Liverpool, England again, with this new arts-based “Spatial Regeneration Framework”

The regeneration of Christchurch, New Zealand accelerates with the approval of three projects totaling $300 million

23 collaborative, asset-based community revitalization projects win $2 million in Urban Agenda Grants in Massachusetts

New biomimicry-based technique is developed to boost coastal resilience and biodiversity via dune restoration in Puerto Rico

25 community redevelopment projects will soon receive £1 million each to support inclusive rural revitalization in Scotland

A dead downtown mall is now a revitalizing jungle lagoon, having been repurposed, renewed and reconnected to the city

Why restore mangroves? Because even those few that remain are annually preventing $65 billion of storm damage to 15 million people