Dutch Water Experts Weigh in on NYC

Dutch Water Experts Weigh in on NYC

Hurricane Sandy’s devastation represented a disaster waiting to happen, according not only to American engineers but also to Dutch climate risk specialists who have advised New York on its water safety. Tracy Metz talked with Dutch experts about their view of the city’s existing safety measures and what it will take to prepare for a future of unpredictable but expected climate events.

Read Metz on “Water Lessons” in Architectural Record.

Metz speaks at the GSD about her recent publication Sweet&Salt: Water and the Dutch.

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