Venice is perceived to be in peril due to rising sea levels, tourism, and modern development. This book is based on interviews with Venetian environmentalists about Venice s environmental risks, especially regarding the city s anticipated mobile dams. It offers a ten-point proposal to modernize Venice while preserving its ancient heritageqby Venice City Council in December 2008 to connect Lido, Tessera City and Murano Island with the Arsenal and Fondamente Nuove near the city center ( Vanzan 2008a). Ideas for 12 subway stations were exhibited in May 2010 at Venicea#39;s Santa Marta; the exhibition was inaugurated by ... If Italia Nostraa#39;s proposal for mini water taxis is introduced, transportation problems would be compounded by theanbsp;...
|Title||:||Venice in Environmental Peril?|
|Publisher||:||University Press of America - 2012|