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The Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta is a risk landscape where contentious demands of water supply, delivery, and security threaten a degraded ecosystem and unique place.

A peripheral canal, tunnel or fortress Delta are possible responses to this risk. Each would bring significant change to the Delta.

The Delta National Park project explores scenarios of change to and development of the Delta’s natural processes and cultural practices.

The site contains information regarding Delta places, practices, history and geography.

Via speculative proposals, the DNP considers how design, at many scales, might address the contentious claims of Delta interests.

The blog offers commentary on news and ideas. Views, analysis and speculation are the author’s.