Nature-Friendly Communities

Nature-Friendly CommunitiesNature-Friendly Communities presents an easy-to-read overview of the successful approaches to protecting biodiversity and natural areas in America's growing communities. Addressing the issues of sprawl, open space, and political realities, Chris Duerksen and Cara Snyder explain the most effective steps that communities can take to protect natural elements. Nine comprehensive case studies of communities explain how nature protection programs have been implemented. From Austin and Baltimore to Tucson and Minneapolis, the authors explore how different cities and counties have taken innovative steps to successfully protect natural areas. :: Amazon


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