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The land and natural development (LAND) code : guidelines for environmentally sustainable land development / Diana Balmori, Gaboury Benoit.

By: Balmori, DianaContributor(s): Benoit, GabouryMaterial type: TextTextPublication details: Hoboken, N.J. : John Wiley & Sons, Inc.,c2007. c2007Description: ix 243 p. 22 cmISBN: 0470049847 (cloth : alk. paper); 9780470049846 :Subject(s): Real estate development -- Environmental aspects -- United States | Land use -- Environmental aspects -- United States | Building -- Environmental aspects -- United States | Sustainable development -- United StatesDDC classification: 333.77 Online resources: Table of contents only
Contents:
Introduction -- Water -- Site drainage -- Impervious surfaces -- Stormwater quality -- Water conservation and reuse -- Soils -- Erosion prevention and control -- Soil health and integrity -- Air quality and microclimate -- Living resources -- Living resources conservation plan -- Preserving and restoring habitat -- Buffering critical habitat -- Landscape connectivity -- Road placement and design -- Native species and landscape heterogeneity -- Selected resources for identifying native and invasive species -- Energy -- Industrial ecology and materials -- Additional resources -- Materials exchange websites by state where available -- Environmental engineering -- The different paths to sustainability -- Points checklist -- Glossary -- References.
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"Published simultaneously in Canada."

Includes bibliographical references and index

Introduction -- Water -- Site drainage -- Impervious surfaces -- Stormwater quality -- Water conservation and reuse -- Soils -- Erosion prevention and control -- Soil health and integrity -- Air quality and microclimate -- Living resources -- Living resources conservation plan -- Preserving and restoring habitat -- Buffering critical habitat -- Landscape connectivity -- Road placement and design -- Native species and landscape heterogeneity -- Selected resources for identifying native and invasive species -- Energy -- Industrial ecology and materials -- Additional resources -- Materials exchange websites by state where available -- Environmental engineering -- The different paths to sustainability -- Points checklist -- Glossary -- References.

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