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Author Calkins, Meg, 1965-

Title The sustainable sites handbook [electronic resource] / Meg Calkins.

Imprint Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley, 2011.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xiv, 545 p. : col. ill.
Series Wiley book on sustainable design
Wiley desktop editions
Wiley book on sustainable design.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references index.
Summary "This official reference guide to the Sustainable Sites Initiative Rating System contains information on principles, strategies, technologies, tools, and best practices for sustainable site design applicable to any type of designed landscape, with or without buildings, ranging from shopping malls, streetscapes, subdivisions, corporate and academic campuses, transportation corridors, parks and recreation areas, all the way to single family homes. Equally useful as a guide to achieving SSI credits, or as a guide to independent pursuit of sustainable sites, it offers in-depth coverage on important "green" topics"-- Provided by publisher.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Sustainable Sites Initiative.
Landscape ecology -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Sustainable development -- Evaluation -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Environmental management -- Evaluation -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780470643556 (hardback)
9781118106112 (e-book)

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