ECOLOGY


counteract global warming

provide native habitat

reduce potable water use

regenerate soil

minimize energy consumption

eliminate chemical use

clean & infiltrate runoff

improve microclimate

prevent erosion

use local & recycled materials

include diversity

plan for succession

 

FUNCTIONALITY


appropriate spatial relationships

facilitate multiple uses

enhance connections

reduce maintenance

attention to detail

systems thinking

ensure comfort

 

AESTHETICS


form

color

texture

smell

sound

taste