Conservation Books & Websites


  • Community Planning: An Introduction to the Comprehensive Plan, Eric Kelly, Barbara Becker, Island Press, 1999 – textbook on developing a Comprehensive Land-Use Plan)
  • Suburban Nation: The Rise of Sprawl and the Decline of the American Dream, Andres Duany, Elizabeth Plater-Zyberk and Jeff Speck, North Point Press, New York, 2000.
  • Solving Sprawl: Models of Smart Growth in Communities Across America, F. Kaid Benfield, Jutka Terris, Nancy Vorsanger, National Resources Defense Council, 2001.
  • Changing Places: Rebuilding Community in the Age of Sprawl, Richard Moe and Carter Wilkie, Henry Holt & Co., 1997.
  • Preserving Family Lands: Book II, Stephen J. Small, Esq. Landowner Planning Center, Boston, MA, 1997.