Canals

As London prepares to host the 2012 Summer Olympics, new rules about its waterways could force hundreds of houseboat residents out of the city's canals.
Mar 14, 2011   Guardian
The waters that have for so long plagued New Orleans should be reconsidered as an amenity, not a curse, according to this commentary.
Sep 3, 2010   Bloomberg
Low-tech Magazine details the history of the trolley canal boat, a staple of the past for transporting goods down canals and waterways. Could something like this make a comeback?
Dec 25, 2009   Low-tech Magazine
Jeffersonville, Indiana is proposing to turn a district with a bad flooding problem into a beautiful canal with a pedestrian promenade.
Oct 19, 2009   The Architect's Newspaper
A landscape architect from M.I.T. is proposing to create a whole new ecosystem to address water pollution problems in Italy.
Sep 23, 2008   The New York Times
<p>South Korea's new president has proposed the engineering and construction of a huge cross-country canal -- a plan he hopes will revive much of the country's depressed villages and offer an attractive venue for tourists and shipping companies.</p>
Mar 13, 2008   The New York Times