Envision Sustainable Infrastructure Rating System
Envision provides a framework for rating the economic, environmental, and community benefits of a wide range of infrastructure projects. It grades and evaluates projects based on 60 sustainability criteria.
The Green Cities Toolbox includes protocols, forms, and training materials produced by four greening programs in Redmond, Kent, Seattle, Tacoma. This is a useful resource for volunteer-based programs.
The US Forest Service studies urbanization strategies that can prevent habitat loss and fragmentation for local wildlife. This page includes current research as well as contact information for Forest Service wildlife and urban research experts.
This page lists American Forests’ 10 best cities for urban forests and details each city’s efforts that helped them stand out among the 50 most populous cities in the U.S.
The City of Boulder developed an Urban Wildlife Management Plan to address various conflicts between humans and local wildlife. This webpage provides an example of a successful approach to urban wildlife management for other communities to review and potentially adapt and implement.