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Books

  • Smart Growth in the Southeast: New Approaches for Guiding Development

    Smart Growth in the Southeast: New Approaches for Guiding Development

    This report provides an overview of land use and transportation trends in seven southeastern states – Alabama, Georgia, Florida, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Virginia. It then examines tools and strategies to guide the location, pace, and scale of growth that are being successfully implemented in the region. These strategies include incentives to preserve open space and farmland, incentives and revised regulations to en

  • Smart Links: Turning Conservation Dollars into Smart Growth Opportunities Report

    Smart Links: Turning Conservation Dollars into Smart Growth Opportunities Report

    We need to improve the effectiveness of conservation investments by federal, state, and local governments. The Smart Links concept links conservation funding with techniques to promote smarter growth and compatible development on nearby lands. A Smart Links funding program has two goals:to ensure that the public’s acquisition funds are not spent in a way that allows conservation lands to be surrounded and degraded by cont