:: Our Mission

To assist communities in developing strategies for protecting and conserving their ecological and cultural assets through environmentally-sensitive decisions, lifestyles and planning.

Green infrastructure is the interconnected natural systems and ecological processes that provide clean water, air quality and wildlife habitat. Green infrastructure sustains a community’s social, economic, and environmental health.

:: What's New?

GIC's new national Green Infrastructure Planning Guide is now available!

Read the Press Release.

Attend the Book Launch and Signing in Richmond, Virginia.

GIC completes urban canopy assessment for Jersey City, NJ!
Learn about the Jersey City Project and read the Final Report.

GIC launches new planning grants for 11 localities in Virginia! Read the press release to see who won! More…

GIC Services Brochure
Click here to learn about the many mapping and training services we offer!

GIC Planning Guides and National Book 
The GIC has planning guides for Virginia, New York, Arkansas, South Carolina and North Carolina.
GIC's national book Strategic Green Infrastructure Planning is out now from Island Press! More …


:: What Can You Do?