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Greener Spaces Better Places

202020Vision has been renamed as Greener Spaces Better Places

See their guides (listed below) based on research into community attitudes at https://www.greenerspacesbetterplaces.com.au/guides/

  • COMMUNITY ATTITUDES GUIDE: WHO’S WITH US?
    Engaging the community is the biggest challenge that councils face in urban greening. This is the ultimate community kit to help with that.
  • A GREEN DEVELOPMENT GUIDE: WHAT’S THE STORY?
    Engaging various stakeholders is the biggest challenge developers face in the urban greening journey. This is the ultimate kit to help do that.
  • WHERE SHOULD ALL THE TREES GO?
    A national guide to canopy, shrub and hard cover by state and LGA. Overlays urban heat, SEIFA, socio-economic data and provides an overall vulnerability indicator.
  • HOW TO GROW AN URBAN FOREST
    Urban forests are good for cooling, good for water management and good for exercising, relaxing or reading a book. This guide helps councils create a strategy in ten easy steps.
  • GREEN PEOPLE ARE FROM MARS, ENGINEERS ARE FROM VENUS
    A discussion paper that explores the working relationship between green space practitioners and engineers. It outlines the barriers to better collaboration and ways they can be overcome.
  • PARK IT
    A 10-step video and guide to help communities work with their local councils to turn their grey spaces green.
  • WHERE ARE ALL THE TREES?
    An analysis of tree canopy cover in Australia’s urban spaces, published in 2014.

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