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The Green LeapA Primer for Conserving Biodiversity in Subdivision Development$
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Mark Hostetler

Print publication date: 2012

Print ISBN-13: 9780520271104

Published to California Scholarship Online: September 2012

DOI: 10.1525/california/9780520271104.001.0001

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Tree Protection and Natural Area Preservation Strategies

Tree Protection and Natural Area Preservation Strategies

(p.37) Chapter 3 Tree Protection and Natural Area Preservation Strategies
The Green Leap

Mark E. Hostetler

University of California Press

This chapter discusses the importance of conserving native trees and natural areas in order to maximize biodiversity. Strategies are listed for how residents in neighborhoods can manage trees and conserve natural areas. For developers, highlighted conservation strategies and examples are presented for the design, construction, and postconstruction phases of development. Wildlife ecology and management are discussed in detail in order to maximize biodiversity conservation on a site. Strategies for policy makers that promote tree and natural area conservation are also detailed, and examples of these strategies are given.

Keywords:   urban biodiversity, conservation, conservation subdivision, green development, policy makers, developers, wildlife ecology, wildlife management, urban ecology, land stewardship

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