Temporary Rural Edge
Located the heart of Mojave Desert (United States), the city of Las Vegas has been experiencing an exponential demographics, requiring constant adaptation of urban plannings. The city grows mainly by mutilating the desert basin of the valley. Tirelessly, Las Vegas wins, increasing its threat over the desert ecosystem. Some lines separating rural areas from urban areas are sharp, sowing a singular visual disturbance in the landscape. Other signs predict the future of temporarily spared areas. The increasing population announces that urban sprawl will further push back the rural edge.