A LIGHTER FOOTPRINT ON THE LAND
What is "sustainability" other than a word that everyone defines slightly different?
For us it means working to introduce a community into a natural landscape without sacrificing natural resources, locally or globally.
The achievement of such a complex compromise relies on an extraordinary level of collaboration, communication, planning, negotiation, education and research.
One of the greatest tasks that we face in retaining ecological integrity and proper management of our natural resources is the tremendous economic pressure affiliated with human expansion and development. The southeastern United States is the poster child for the conflict in decision to develop, conserve, or preserve.
Palmetto Bluff serves as a great case study of a residential development that aims to offer an environment where residents and guests can live and recreate while building in a more environmentally compatible manner and retaining natural communities.