Greening Development Site Location, Review and Design   

Planning staff and advisory boards can “green” the development review process by:

  • Using conservation data to evaluate development proposals
  • Advising applicants on how to design wildlife-friendly development projects
  • Integrating wildlife friendly development practices into ordinances


Developers, consultants, and engineers can “green” site design by:

  • Consulting conservation data
  • Mapping and protecting priority habitats
  • Using wildlife friendly development practices

See Section 6 of the Handbook for more details

Wildlife Friendly Development Practices