To Save Its Cliffside Towns, Italy Revives the Art of Terracing by GAIA PIANIGIANI


By GAIA PIANIGIANI

The dry stone walls that create farming plots on steep slopes are more than picturesque: They protect the villages below from floods and landslides.

Published: June 5, 2017 at 07:00PM

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