Conservation Communities: Creating Value with Nature, Open Space, and Agriculture

Conservation Communities: Creating Value with Nature, Open Space, and Agriculture

by Ed McMahon
     
 

ISBN-10: 0874201322

ISBN-13: 9780874201321

Pub. Date: 08/01/2010

Publisher: Urban Land Institute

Practical how-to information for conservation-minded urban-planning professionals is provided in this invaluable guide. The importance of natural lands or open space in master-planned communities—either in the suburbs or on the edge of existing cities—is thoroughly explained and coupled with examples of conservation-oriented housing developments that

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Overview

Practical how-to information for conservation-minded urban-planning professionals is provided in this invaluable guide. The importance of natural lands or open space in master-planned communities—either in the suburbs or on the edge of existing cities—is thoroughly explained and coupled with examples of conservation-oriented housing developments that incorporate this key component.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780874201321
Publisher:
Urban Land Institute
Publication date:
08/01/2010
Pages:
160
Product dimensions:
8.20(w) x 10.10(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

Contents

Foreword,
Chapter 1: An Introduction to Conservation Development,
Chapter 2: Benefits and Limitations of Conservation Development,
Chapter 3: Assessing the Feasibility of Conservation Development,
Chapter 4: Conservation Development Planning, Design, and Marketing,
Chapter 5: Management and Stewardship of Open Lands,
Chapter 6: Conservation Development Case Studies,
Appendixes,

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