Wednesday, January 21, 2009
Achieving Sustainable Site Design through Low Impact Development Practices | Whole Building Design Guide
Achieving Sustainable Site Design through Low Impact Development Practices | Whole Building Design Guide Low Impact Living will require big shifts away from car centric development. Smaller roads, more sidewalks, more plants and trees, welcome back of ditches in the guise of bioswales.
And it will be interesting to see how we transform our shingle rooftops from the botanical desert to gardens of Eden.
Check out the link above -- and a related story on aesthetics for a denser world that promotes ecosystem services.
How will I know when I have reached Low Impact enlightenment?
Posted by Timothy