Biodiversity Planning and Design (Paperback)

Sustainable Practices

By Jack Ahern, Elizabeth Leduc, Mary Lee York, Landscape Architecture Foundation

Island Press, 9781597261098, 128pp.

Publication Date: January 1, 2007

Other Editions of This Title:
Hardcover (1/1/2007)

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About the Author

Jack Ahern is Professor of Landscape Architecture at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst.


Elizabeth Leduc received her undergraduate degree in biology from Brown University, Graduate Degree in planning from UMass and is currently earning a law degree from Northeastern University.  She lives in Providence, RI.


Mary Lee York earned an undergraduate degree in zoology from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst, a Master of Arts in Teaching from Tufts University and is currently working on her Masters of Landscape Architecture
at UMASS while teaching high school biology. Her interests include wildlife photography, greenways and suburban landscapes.  She currently resides in
Hudson, MA with her husband and young son.


The Landscape Architecture Foundation is a national nonprofit organization whose mission is the preservation, improvement and enhancement of the environment. It accomplishes its mission through scholarship, research, and information on landscape planning and design -- effective, inexpensive, and democratic tools for protecting natural environments, reclaiming disturbed land, and creating sustainable communities that foster health and safety.