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Title Green infrastructure implementation : a special publication
Published Alexandria, VA : Water Environment Federation, 2014
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Description 1 online resource (xl, 491 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Series WEF special publication
Special publication (Water Environment Federation)
Summary "Green Infrastructure Implementation provides actionable information that promotes the implementation of green infrastructure. Unlike most publications, which focus on technical design of individual green elements, this book tackles topics that relate directly to the ability to implement green infrastructure. The collection of programmatic and planning topics is unique in current literature, and covers a range of issues from stormwater to public education. Green Infrastructure Implementation identifies obstacles and provides guidance in possible approaches to overcoming them at the programmatic level. It also provides clear and actionable suggestions as to the selection and planning of green infrastructure at different scales and identifies considerations for implementation based on type of practice and specific geographic considerations. Each topic details an assessment of barriers and potential challenges and includes case studies that show how they can be addressed"--Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Infrastructure (Economics) -- Management -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Municipal engineering -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Sustainability -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Sustainable urban development -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Urban runoff -- Management -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Genre/Form Handbooks and manuals.
Handbooks and manuals.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1523102977 (electronic bk.)
9781523102976 (electronic bk.)