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Balancing nature and commerce in gateway communities

Author: Jim Howe; Edward McMahon; Luther Propst
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Island Press, ©1997.
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Balancing Nature and Commerce in Gateway Communities provides lessons in how to preserve the character and integrity of communities and landscapes without sacrificing local economic well-being. The authors describe economic development strategies, land-use planning processes, and conservation tools that communities from all over the country have found effective.
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Genre/Form: Case studies
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Howe, Jim, 1961-
Balancing nature and commerce in gateway communities.
Washington, D.C. : Island Press, ©1997
(OCoLC)645853509
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jim Howe; Edward McMahon; Luther Propst
ISBN: 1559635452 9781559635455
OCLC Number: 37011258
Notes: "The Conservation Fund and the Sonoran Institute."
Description: x, 165 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Ch. 1. Introduction --
Ch. 2. The Economic Value of Quality of Life --
The Changing Global Economy / Ray Rasker. How Can Gateway Communities Enhance Quality of Life? --
Ch. 3. Tourism: Bane or Boon? Weighing Tourism as an Option --
The Economic Impact of Wildlife Habitat --
The Economic Impact of Historic Preservation --
The Economic Benefits of Protecting Battlefields --
The Economic Benefits of Greenways --
Ch. 4. The Secrets of Successful Communities. Develop a Widely Shared Vision. Create an Inventory of Local Resources. Build on Local Assets. Minimize the Need for Regulations --
Conservation Easements. Meet the Needs of Both Landowner and Community. Team Up with Public Land Managers --
Tips for Park and Refuge Managers. Recognize the Role of Nongovernmental Organizations. Provide Opportunities for Leaders to Step Forward. Pay Attention to Aesthetics --
Ch. 5. Conclusion.
Responsibility: Jim Howe, Ed McMahon, and Luther Propst.
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Balancing Nature and Commerce in Gateway Communities provides lessons in how to preserve the character and integrity of communities and landscapes without sacrificing local economic well-being. The authors describe economic development strategies, land-use planning processes, and conservation tools that communities from all over the country have found effective.

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