sustainable site design

sustainable site design

Landscaping plans using plants either native to the area or tolerant of local weather conditions and thus requiring a minimum of water and chemical management for diseases and pests.

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Ismail Variables communalities and dependence to factors of street system density and mixed land use in sustainable site design.
Today, I am a senior engineer for a small civil engineering firm that specializes in sustainable site design and water resources planning.
The sustainable site design incorporates shade trees, native landscaping, a rain garden and bioswales, pervious paving, green roofs and terraces, as well as storm water gardens that connect to the larger watershed.
Brock is well-known for her expertise in the sustainable site design field.
Sustainable site design allows the water that falls on the site to remain there.
Areas assessed include sustainable site design, efficient water management, energy efficiency and air quality measures, optimal management of materials and resources, and measures for a healthier environment inside the building.
Benz, Partner, OLIN Benz has not only contributed enormously to civil engineering and sustainable site design, but also has been a determined advocate and steward of the practice of landscape architecture and green infrastructure.
provides detailed information for architects and builders on materials and products that use resources efficiently, minimize embodied energy and carbon, avoid harming human or environmental health at any phase of their life cycle, and assist with sustainable site design strategies.
Tasked with overseeing the LEED process, Technical Designs, Reno, NV, helped to incorporate a variety of sustainable design strategies to achieve the certification, including categories in: Sustainable Site Design, Reduced Water Use, Optimized Building Energy Performance, Sustainable Building Products, Construction Recycle Management, and Improved Indoor Air Quality.
Among the criteria to earn this distinction is demonstrated proof of sustainable site design, including a commitment to improved air quality, and water and energy-efficient practices both inside and outside of the building.
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