Low-Impact Development Resources

Low-impact development practices are critical to maintaining a healthy watershed. If you’d like to learn more about Low-impact development please browse the links below that will introduce alternatives to conventional development. Alternatives include Low-Impact Development, environmentally-sensitive design, and green infrastructure. Better Site Design (BSD) techniques seek to minimize the negative impacts of new development on water resources. Here you will find resources related to BSD techniques, development code recommendations, and local incentives to adopt BSD.