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Sustainability 2009, 1(4), 789-814; doi:10.3390/su1040789

Place-Making through Water Sensitive Urban Design

Curtin University of Technology, GPO Box U1987, Perth Western Australia 6845, Australia
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Received: 28 August 2009 / Accepted: 25 September 2009 / Published: 30 September 2009
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Environmental Sustainability and the Built Environment)
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Abstract

The paper aims to develop a practice and evaluation model for public open spaces in residential areas that considers water sensitive urban design techniques contributing to place-making.
Keywords: water sensitive urban design; place-making; public open spaces water sensitive urban design; place-making; public open spaces
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Vernon, B.; Tiwari, R. Place-Making through Water Sensitive Urban Design. Sustainability 2009, 1, 789-814.

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