Visit the Chesapeake Conservancy’s website to learn more about their Land Cover Data Project. Their newly developed high-resolution land cover technology allows for extremely specific and all-encompassing remote sensing, lending groups the capability for precision conservation.
This article clarifies the distinguishing features of “green bonds” and provides examples of how these bonds are being utilized across the world and in the United States specifically.
Arizona State University has created a list of resources related to green infrastructure- from an EPA technical assistance guide to a guidance manual for homeowners trying to manage stormwater. Access their page here.
View the call for abstracts for this conference focusing on advances in operation & maintenance approaches, municipal program management & implementation, and life cycle cost analysis being held November 6-9 in Denver. The deadline for submitting abstracts is April 6.
This article describes the pushback over increased water bills from churches in Detroit as the city’s Water Dept. and mayor’s office seek to implement an equitable water billing system for ratepayers.
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Irene Ogata, PLA, ASLA, AzAPA Urban Landscape Manager City of Tucson, Tucson Water (Public Information and Conservation Office), and much appreciated Exchange Programs Committee Member“Water is the number one way we take care of our public landscape,” says Irene Ogata, Tucson Water’s Urban Landscape Manager. Irene is involved in city-wide landscape issues and policies involving public […]
The following ideas were assembled with input from members of the Green Infrastructure Leadership Exchange (Exchange) Planning Committee and Exchange funders. Background The new political landscape will have implications for the environment, water, and green stormwater infrastructure. Over the next several years, the United States is likely to see a reduced federal role in environmental […]
The Exchange is excited to announce that its annual convening will take place May 15-17, 2017, in Portland, Oregon. Please save this date in your calendars! The convening will start with optional GSI site tours and other field trips on the afternoon of May 15. May 16-17 will include full days of programming. More event […]
The 2016 Deep Dive Workshop on GSI funding and financing challenges was a big success! Participants workshopped challenges from four network member cities: Los Angeles, New Orleans, Pittsburgh, and San Francisco, with support and input from Philadelphia, Seattle, Tacoma, and Washington, D.C. Many thanks to our experts and presenters for generously donating their time, and […]