Sustainable Site Design: Criteria, Process, and Case Studies for Integrating Site and Region in Landscape Design / Edition 1 available in Hardcover
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Sustainable Site Design introduces the core concepts of sustainability as applied to landscape architecture. Focusing on site-scale design, this book provides a regional framework for integrating sustainable practices throughout the design process. From landscape analysis to program and design development, each design phase is illustrated with detailed case studies covering a broad range of innovative built landscape architectural projects.
|Product dimensions:||8.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.90(d)|
About the Author
Claudia Dinep, ASLA, former principal with the firm of RolfSauer and Partners in Philadelphia, currently consults, lectures,and writes on landscape sustainability.
Kristin Schwab, ASLA, is a licensed landscape architectand an Associate Professor of Landscape Architecture at theUniversity of Connecticut.
Table of Contents
1 Landscape Sustainability Framework and Criteria.
2 Program Development—Menomonee Valley IndustrialCenter.
3 Stakeholder Influence—Whitney Water PurificationFacility.
4 Regional and Site Assessment—Sandstone VisitorCenter.
5 Form-Making—Paradise Valley Residence.
6 Design Efficiency—Gannett/USA Today Headquarters.
7 User Experience—Tanner Springs Park.