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Existing trees and buildings.

Existing trees and buildings.

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Published by Department of the Environment in [London] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Covertitle.

SeriesDesign guide : Landscape -- no.L/2, Design guide -- no.L/2.
ContributionsGreat Britain. Department of the Environment.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14188823M

The goal of preserving trees in development projects is to protect adequate space for trees with the best health, structure, and appearance, while removing hazardous trees, lower quality trees, and others that are in the way of construction. Above all else, preserved trees need adequate space for root and canopy function and growth. The removal of trees six inches (6”) or more DBH proposed as part of a Tree Preservation Plan shall be permitted only to the extent necessary to accommodate the construction of public and private site improvements, buildings and structures in conformance with the standards of § 2 hereof.

Buildings are erected for the purpose of sheltering persons or property. Examples include, but are not limited to such items as academic buildings, dormitories, apartments, barns, etc. All buildings costing $, and above should be capitalized. Buildings costing less than $, should be expensed.   The project also would retain more existing trees, change interface areas between new and retained buildings and add rooftop landscaping to Author: Ben Van Der Meer.

The Protection of Existing Trees and Shrubs on Development Sites a. The Effect of New Buildings and Services on Existing Trees and Shrubs b. The Effect of Associated Building Activities on Existing Trees and Shrubs Planting New Trees and Other Greenery on New Development Sites a. The Choice of Species and Locations Size: 1MB. If new housing is planned next to existing trees, we can use our specialist software to show whether enough daylight and sunlight is provided with the trees in place. Overshadowing: Sunshine in gardens and open spaces. We investigate whether buildings shade existing or proposed open spaces.


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