Jim Schmid’s Trail Quote of the Day #711 – Sept 23, 2017

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A practical working definition for greenways is: a landscape linkage designed to connect open spaces to form protected corridors that follow natural and man-made terrain features and embrace ecological, cultural, and recreational amenities where applicable.

—KEITH HAY, Greenways and Biodiversity, Landscape Linkages and Biodiversity, 1991


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Jim Schmid’s Trail Quote of the Day #525 – March 21, 2017

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The building of greenway systems takes time, money, patience, technical knowledge, and partnerships. Without dedicated people, the greenway corridors that protect the habitat linkages so essential for biodiversity would not happen.

—KEITH HAY, Greenways and Biodiversity, Landscape Linkages and Biodiversity, 1991


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Jim Schmid’s Trail Quote of the Day #427 – Dec 13, 2016

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Linkage is the central theme and goal of the greenway concept—to reconnect and preserve natural land and water habitats, thus reversing the biologically destructive effects of landscape fragmentation that inevitably result from urbanization.

—KEITH HAY, Greenways and Biodiversity, Landscape Linkages and Biodiversity, 1991


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