A Green Infrastructure Approach to Development

Read the full story from ESRI.

Creating a truly sustainable future for the United States means not only identifying the interconnected natural landscapes that remain but also actively preserving them. This irreplaceable green infrastructure promotes healthier living by ensuring clean water and air and providing access to the natural world while enhancing economic growth across communities. To this end, Esri has launched the Green Infrastructure Initiative to help plan a better future for the United States using GIS.

Author: Laura B.

I'm the Illinois Sustainable Technology Center's Sustainability Information Curator, which is a fancy way of saying embedded librarian. I'm also Executive Director of the Great Lakes Regional Pollution Prevention Roundtable. When not writing for Environmental News Bits, I'm an avid reader. Visit Laura's Reads to see what I'm currently reading.

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