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Conservation Development in Practice

The Northeastern Illinois Planning Commission's (NIPC) link to their conservation development Guidebook. Covers low impact development stratgies including:

* Green roofs

* Bioswales and rain gardens

* Native landscaping

* Permeable or perforated paving materials or pavers

* Filter strips and level spreaders

* Naturalized detention basins [SCUFRI]

Conservation Development in Practice

Sustainable Development
Bioswales, Greenroof, LID, Low impact development, Native plants, Permeable pavement
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