Understand the process for developing a successful green infrastructure strategy and the role of GIS in helping communities set goals, create multiscale maps, assess risks, find opportunities and design strategic implementation plans.
Using a green infrastructure approach to planning, decision makers and the public work together to identify ways to preserve and connect open spaces, watersheds, wildlife, habitats, parks and other natural areas that enrich and sustain a community's quality of life and sense of place.
The Green Infrastructure Center in Charlottesville, Virginia bring you a six-step process for creating Green Infrastructure plans and effectively implementing them in your area.
GIS is key to making Green Infrastructure work. It gives you a computational, quantitative, and rational way to help you understand what’s important, from a Green Infrastructure perspective.
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