Course: Landscape Restoration and Ecological Design

Panagiotis Nektarios
Anastasia Akoumianaki-Ioannidou


The restoration and integration of degraded environments in landscape design. Methods applied for the restoration of quarries and mining areas, landfill sites, embankments, excavation and refill of road works or other means of transport works, protection and enhancement of archaeological sites and burnt forests are presented. Furthermore the management of protected natural environments and reserves and the design of supra-local urban green plans are presented. A design proposal for particular derelict sites is produced. Site visits to restored areas of derelict or degraded sites are implemented. A term paper related to the above subjects is produced.