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Kentucky Wet Growth Tools For Sustainable Development: A Handbook on Land Use and Water for Kentucky Communities


Date Published: February 2012


This handbook provides a variety of tools for cities, counties, multi-stakeholder groups, watershed groups, and other interested members of the public to manage or control growth and development for water resource protection. The book identifies the impacts of land use on water quality, water supplies, and the overall health and functioning of watersheds on which all communities -- and all life -- depend.

Keywords: Codes and Ordinances; equity; toolkit; land use planning; stakeholder engagement; watersheds; water infrastructure

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