Anatomy of a Park: The Essentials of Recreation Area by Donald J. Molnar

By Donald J. Molnar

The Fourth variation of Anatomy of a Park good points an extended view of the perform, the enterprise, and the management of park layout, with info accrued from interviews with execs from either the U.S. and overseas. Highlights contain: three-d web site plans and topographic maps with precious tricks for interpretation of the making plans and building files shared by way of designers and consumers. multiplied assurance of the huge problems with ecology-oriented “green layout” and the philosophy of sustainable perform. The economics of park layout: getting extra park on your cash and getting extra money in your park. A richly illustrated dialogue at the correct and fallacious how you can layout seating preparations. the most recent advancements within the linkage of pervious pavement with storm-water administration, besides problems with survival for crops in dense city environments. entire instructions for the customer looking a consulting dressmaker and the clothier looking a shopper, from the earliest initiation to the completed product. elevated examples and dialogue of the relationships and reasons of the weather of park layout, in addition to specialists’ reviews of what makes an outstanding park as opposed to an outstanding park. crucial insurance of how to maximise a park price range, together with the provide program strategy, sponsorship, partnerships, and volunteerism.

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