A new report by the Center for Neighborhood Technology and American Rivers quantifies the economic value of green infrastructure. This tool is meant to help municipalities adopt cost-effective stormwater management techniques. The Value of Green Infrastructure: A Guide to Recognizing Its Economic, Social and Environmental Benefits uses current research on green infrastructure performance and provides methods for calculating related benefits in water management, energy, air quality, climate change and community livability. The guide is meant to fill an information gap that inhibits use of green infrastructure.
Download the Valuation Guide here