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Sustainable Sites Initiative Draft Guidelines Available

Founded in 2007, the Sustainable Sites Initiative has been working to develop a rating system for landscapes (see

EBN Vol. 16, No. 11). The group has now released a draft set of guidelines and benchmarks that includes options for prerequisites and credits for the new rating system.

Public comment on the draft will be accepted until January 20, 2009; the group expects to complete the rating system by 2012. More information is available at

Published November 24, 2008

Wendt, A. (2008, November 24). Sustainable Sites Initiative Draft Guidelines Available. Retrieved from

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