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Industrial Ecology: From Theory To Practice
  Interconnected loops link industries in smart communities
 
A Very Short Introduction to Permaculture
 
 
Social Sustainability
  By one of the leading proponents of the Healthy Communities Movement
Citizen Learning
Twenty five findings about learning in citizens' groups
 
Print Resources on Urban Ecology
   
 
What's Stopping Sustainability?
Giant case study of barriers to implementing air quality recommendations
 
 The Necessity of Eco-Cities
  Part 1 of an Introduction to Urban Ecology
 
 Local Places in the Age of the Global City
  Book review
 
Challenges Facing Third World Cities
 
Havana as an example
 
Serving Customers or Engaging Citizens?
 
How to improve citizen participation, from the city manager of Brea, Califorma
 
A Summary Model of Social Change
  The big picture
Why we need to reclaim public space
BC Sprawl Report 2004
By lead author Don Alexander. Download the whole report
The Rise of Modernism & the Decline of Place
Pdf case study of Surrey Centre, Canada
Unnaturally Nature
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Integrating the natural and built environments
The View from '56
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Thoughts on the Short-Term Future of Transportation Planning
Ecodensity and Housing Affordability
Finding the Mother of Community
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About Vancouver's Downtown Eastside
 
The Sparrow Principle
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A new approach to local democracy by Ned Jacobs, Jane Jacobs' son
 
 Community Development & Urban Planning
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 False Creek Urban Heritage Trail Guidebook
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A 20 page pdf map and guide to help you do the Trail on foot or by bike
South False Creek's Forgotten Visionaries
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By Cory Verbauwhede (pdf)
 
Delamont: What makes for a great neighbourhood?
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By Don Alexander and Brendan Hurley

 
 From Brown to Green? (pdf)
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Planning for Sustainability in the Redevelopment of Southeast False Creek
A Back Lane Approach to Zoning and Density (pdf)
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Illustrated 130 page study by Janet Smith Hamilton
TinyTown
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On-street multiple housing
The Urbanization of Southwest Richmond
Short animation on the loss of farmland in Richmond, BC
Ecodensity and Housing Affordability
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By Ryan Brown (pdf)
 
 Links
  Links to other sites that focus on sustainable practices
 
 Metro Vancouver Planning Coalition
  Papers on compact towns and compact housing, planning for peak oil,
building in air space and on hillsides, and more.