Planning and Architecture

 

 

Urban Habitat Planning

Urban Habitat Action Plan:: Surrey Biodiversity Partnership

Biodiversity Planning Toolkit:: Association of Local Government Ecologists

A Guide to Urban Habitat Conservation Planning (PDF):: University of Kentucky Cooperative Extension Service

Biodiversity By Design: A Guide for Sustainable Communities (PDF):: Town and Country Planning Association

Wildlife and Development:: Natural England

Planning and designing for multiple use role of habitats in urban landscape (PDF):: Landscape and Urban Planning

Wildlife Habitat in Urban Areas (PDF):: Oregon Department of Forestry

 

Architecture

Animal Architecture Blog

 

Bird Safe Buildings

Bird Safe Building Guidelines (PDF)::  New York City Audubon

Bird-friendly Development Guidelines (PDF):: City of Toronto

Bird-safe Building: Design Guide for New Construction and Renovation (PDF):: City of Chicago

Bird-Friendly Urban Design Guidelines (PDF):: City of Calgary

Birds and Buildings Forum

You can save birds from flying into windows! (PDF):: American Bird Conservancy

Bird Safe Portland:: Audubon Society of Portland

Project Safe Flight:: New York City Audubon

 

Artificial Lights

City Lights and Urban Wildlife:: The Metropolitan Field Guide

Fatal Light Awareness Program

Lights Out New York:: New York City Audubon

Lights Out Chicago:: City of Chicago

Light Pollution and Wildlife Brochure (PDF):: International Dark Sky Association

Lighting and Wildlife: 101 Introduction (PDF):: International Dark Sky Association

Effects of Artificial Light at Night on Wildlife (PDF):: International Dark Sky Association

Artificial Lighting and Wildlife – A Moth to a Flame (PDF):: International Dark Sky Association

Ecological Light Pollution (PDF):: Urban Wildlands Group

Effects of Artificial Lighting on Wildlife:: Wildlands CPR

Bats & Streetlamps:: Bat Conservation International

Light Pollution Taking Toll on Wildlife, Eco-Groups Say:: National Geographic News

 

Articles & Papers

Living on the Edges:: T. Edward Nickens, Audubon

When Neighborhoods Work With Nature:: Patrick M. Condon, The Tyee