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 company, and the management of park layout, with details collected from interviews with pros from either the USA and overseas. Highlights comprise: 3-dimensional web site plans and topographic maps with valuable tricks for interpretation of the making plans and development files shared by way of designers and consumers. multiplied insurance of the wide problems with ecology-oriented “green layout” and the philosophy of sustainable perform. The economics of park layout: getting extra park in your cash and getting more cash on your park. A richly illustrated dialogue at the correct and fallacious how you can layout seating preparations. the newest advancements within the linkage of pervious pavement with storm-water administration, besides problems with survival for crops in dense city environments. complete directions for the buyer looking a consulting fashion designer 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 excellent park as opposed to an outstanding park. crucial insurance of how to maximise a park funds, together with the furnish software method, sponsorship, partnerships, and volunteerism.

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