Drawing of a town behind a gated wall

Towns and landscapes have to learn to get along

Green cities can be centers of biodiversity and thrive, if they open up and connects to the surrounding landscapes along a supporting structure of blue and green corridors, that make the necessary exchange of species and energy possible.   Locking the cities up behind tough lines of roads, access point and economical zoning systems is outdated

Drawing of a town behind a gated wall

The Gated City

Free to use under CreativeCommons license: drawing of the Gated city on OpenInnovation.CC ,

Illustration and text by Frits Ahlefeldt, HikingArtist

About Frits Ahlefeldt

Founder of Hiking.org - Researching, writing & sketching up thoughts, understandings and ideas for a sustainable future, connecting thrive, trails, places and technology


illustrations, thrive


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