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Information to enhance and create ‘environments’ with short and long term generational goals that benefit and strengthen the human-nature interdependence. I call it the human element.
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Water-Ready Map: Impacts of Climate Change on Water Resources | NRDC

Water-Ready Map: Impacts of Climate Change on Water Resources | NRDC | Restorative Developments | Scoop.it
NRDC: water readiness report...
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A Conversation About Water: To Obtain Freshwater – Urban Times

A Conversation About Water: To Obtain Freshwater – Urban Times | Restorative Developments | Scoop.it
A three-part article of the Conservation Conversation series, tentatively extrapolating the seemingly simple and straightforward idea of water conservation.
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Riyadh's Wadi Hanifah suggests a model for sustainable water reuse in desert cities

Riyadh's Wadi Hanifah suggests a model for sustainable water reuse in desert cities | Restorative Developments | Scoop.it
The revitalisation of the Wadi Hanifah, the river running through Riyadh, has been lauded for the cleanup of the environment and the beautification of the riverside, but its greatest achievement may be its potential to provide enough water for up...
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Amid drought, water desalination gets attractive | CanadianBusiness.com

Amid drought, water desalination gets attractive | CanadianBusiness.com | Restorative Developments | Scoop.it
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What is the economic value of green infrastructure?

What is the economic value of green infrastructure? | Restorative Developments | Scoop.it
What is the economic value of green infrastructure?

You guessed it! A relativly high quadruple bottom line return on such a low investment.

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Reduce Waste, Energy and Water – and Boost Your Bottom Line

Reduce Waste, Energy and Water – and Boost Your Bottom Line | Restorative Developments | Scoop.it
Improvements in reporting earth-related metrics prepare investors to identify leading companies with potentially higher profits & shareholder value.
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What Does a One-planet City Look Like? » Moving Toward Sustainable Prosperity

What Does a One-planet City Look Like? » Moving Toward Sustainable Prosperity | Restorative Developments | Scoop.it

It isn’t easy being green. The City of Vancouver is learning what Kermit the Frog has known for a long time. In a bid to become the world’s Greenest City, Vancouver recently launched its Greenest City Action Plan that includes a goal to reduce its ecological footprint 33% by 2015, en route to a longer term goal to become a “one-planet” city.

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From Sinkhole to Stimulus: Fixing Our Water Systems Will Get Jobs Flowing | OnEarth Magazine

From Sinkhole to Stimulus: Fixing Our Water Systems Will Get Jobs Flowing | OnEarth Magazine | Restorative Developments | Scoop.it

Much ink has been spilled on the deplorable state of the nation’s drinking water and wastewater infrastructure -- and the terrifying sums ($390 billion according to the sometimes-hyperbolic American Society of Civil Engineers) it will take to remedy the situation. The EPA estimates $188 billion is necessary to manage stormwater and preserve water quality nationwide.

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Ten Green Building MegaTrends for 2012 | Green Build Consulting | Yudelson Associates

Ten Green Building MegaTrends for 2012 | Green Build Consulting | Yudelson Associates | Restorative Developments | Scoop.it

Yudelson Associates’ Top Ten Green Building MegaTrends

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