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The sustainable Sites Handbook - A Complete Guide to Principles, Strategies, & Best Practices for Sustainable Landscapes

Calkins, Meg. John Wiley & Sons. 2012.

  • The Sustainable Sites Handbook offers in-depth coverage of design, construction, and management for systems of hydrology, vegetation, soils, materials, and human health and well-being. Focusing primarily on environmental site design and ecosystem services, this wide-ranging guide also covers issues of social equity, economic feasibility, and stewardship, which are crucial to the success of any sustainable site.
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