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Urban Heat Island Effect

EPA studies and tracks the various impacts of urban heat island effects. This site describes the nature of the problem and offers strategies to municipalities seeking to abate it.

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Kansas City Green Infrastructure Case Study

This plan, an early component of aggressive regional planning by the Mid-America Regional Council, focuses largely on connecting key conservation corridors.

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Wildlife Agencies by State

This page provides links to state, territorial, and tribal fish and wildlife agencies listed by state.

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Tree Ordinance Resource List

This document contains a list of  writing tools and models for developing tree protection ordinances.

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Boulder, CO’s Approach to Urban Wildlife Management

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.

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