The Restoration Economy reveals the previously undocumented trillion-dollar global industries that are restoring our natural and manmade environments. Restorative development is rapidly overtaking new development because we are running out of things to develop. Most natural areas are already either farmed or degraded, and cities have built all the way to their borders. However, there is no lack of things to redevelop and restore. Storm Cunningham surveys the wide range of restoration industries and points out the connections among them. He shows, for example, how the restoration of a river eco.
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Industries / Service
Building trades -- Management.
Buildings -- Repair and reconstruction -- Economic aspects.
Construction industry -- Management.
In situ remediation -- Economic aspects.
New business enterprises -- Management.
Pollution control industry -- Management.
Public works -- Maintenance and repair -- Economic aspects.