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Main Title Advancing strategic conservation in the Commonwealth of Virginia : using a green infrastructure approach to conserving and managing the Commonwealth's natural areas, working landscapes, open space, and other critical resources /
Author Benedict, Mark.
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Allen, Will
McMahon, Ed
Publisher Cnservation Fund, Center for Conservation and Development,
Year Published 2004
OCLC Number 61049462
Subjects Land use--Virginia
Internet Access
Description Access URL
http://www.greeninfrastructure.net/?article=2079&back=true
Holdings
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Status
EJBM  HD108.3.B45 2004 +summ. Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 07/19/2005
Collation {129} p. ; 28 cm. + 1 executive summary (27 p.)
Contents Notes
The Virginia Green Infrastructure Scoping Study -- Background -- Methodology -- About The Conservation FUnd -- About the Authors -- Executive summary -- Land consumption and development patterns -- The economic benefits of conservation -- Virginia's current land and water conservation commitments -- A strategic approach to land and water conservation -- What is green infrastructure? Summary of findings and recommendations -- Conclusion -- Virginia land use issues and outcomes -- Land consumption and fragmentation in Virginia -- The loss of Virginia's prime real estate -- Consequences of land consumption and fragmentation -- Economic benefits of natural resources and working lands -- Beyond public parks -- Citizen concerns about land consumption -- Conservation in Virginia -- Advancing strategic conservation through green infrastructure -- Strategic conservation -- What is green infrastructure? -- Green infrastructure principles -- Five keys to success -- Is green infrastructure the answer to Virginia's conservation needs? Findings -- Strategic conservation projects and activities -- Leadership for advancing strategic conservation -- Public awareness and citizen engagement -- Funding for land and water conservation in Virginia -- Capitalizing on opportunities -- Recommendations -- Strategic conservation projects and activities -- Leadership for advancing strategic conservation -- Public awareness and citizen engagement -- Funding for land and water conservation in Virginia -- Capitalizing on opportunities.