More than any other place, wildlife have impact on human health, quality of life and aesthetics in urban areas. Thinking about city planning at the terrestrial wildlife scale could support mutual objectives of city planning.
Hayley Richardson has worked on liveable city initiatives in Atlanta, Seattle and Los Angeles. She is currently studying user experience design at Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, and teaching at Senior Planet.
When considering city life, we often look to Jane Jacobs or William H. Whyte. But an exhibit commemorating the 70th anniversary of the children's classic “The Little Prince” at New York's Morgan Library surprises as a field guide for urban living.