Originally published in ‘3C: Comprehensive Coastal Communities Playbook’ in 2013, by ORLI. Re-Edited in March 2021.

A house on timber cribbing, awaiting a new, elevated foundation. Image credit: Daniel Horn

NYC-based architect at ESKW/A who focuses on sustainability and long-term community resilience. Co-Founder of ORLI+, an emerging resilient design consultancy.