Sustainable Site Design: Criteria, Process, and Case Studies for Integrating Site and Region in Landscape Design
DescriptionSustainable Site Design introduces the core concepts of sustainability as applied to landscape architecture. Focusing on site-scale design, this book provides a regional framework for integrating sustainable practices throughout the design process. From landscape analysis to program and design development, each design phase is illustrated with detailed case studies covering a broad range of innovative built landscape architectural projects.
1 Landscape Sustainability Framework and Criteria.
2 Program Development—Menomonee Valley Industrial Center.
3 Stakeholder Influence—Whitney Water Purification Facility.
4 Regional and Site Assessment—Sandstone Visitor Center.
5 Form-Making—Paradise Valley Residence.
6 Design Efficiency—Gannett/USA Today Headquarters.
7 User Experience—Tanner Springs Park.