Greening Camden report

Assessing Opportunities to Improve Communities Through Green Infrastructure

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Assessing Opportunities to Improve Communities Through Green Infrastructure

This report focuses on the opportunity presented by federally-mandated stormwater management requirements. Green Infrastructure (GI) is a decentralized and potentially cost-effective alternative management strategy that can reduce stormwater at its source, while simultaneously providing communities with a number of other valuable urban ecosystem services – direct and indirect benefits that people can derive from urban ecosystems.