- A voluntary third-party, global rating system for sustainable landscape design, construction, and maintenance (similar to LEED for buildings).
- A model and framework for sustainable development and land management practices. Download the free version of SITESv2 (version 2) Rating System and Scorecard here.
- SITES can be used for large and small projects.
- SITES is an important and useful land development framework to help restore damaged ecosystems and create high performance landscapes that address climate change and resiliency.
More comprehensive information is on Sustainable Sites Initiative website.