KATHLEEN EWING GALLERY
Alex S. MacLean was joined by two other photographers (Rob McDonald and Rosamond Purcell) at the Kathleen Ewing Gallery in Washington DC on December 13th to showcase their work and their recent publications. On display were images from OVER: The American Landscape at the Tipping Point.
Image: Waltham, MA 2007 (070312-0093)
Parking lots paved with impermeable materials quickly send runoff with surface contaminants into streams and sewers, and prevent rainfall infiltration and ground water recharge. In the summer they become heat islands, greatly increasing the surrounding temperatures.