Access to water and waterways are an integral part of cities history and future. However, as waters are rising the relation between nature water and land, between nature and man-made interventions needs to be renegotiated. How can we protect ourselves without losing sight of the sea? How can we combine physical and social engineering and create safe and liveable cities? How can we create barriers with multiple functions and benefits.
In this them we will look into possible technical solutions on two different scales. On the edge of the city and out to sea.