Encourage native ecological systems and discourage the introduction of invasive or non-native species.
Do not design or specify the installation of any invasive species as listed in state or local guidelines.
- Construction documents, including planting plans, which clearly specify native or regionallyadaptive species only.
- Invasive species list from local guidelines.
- Controlling documents such as property management OR homeowner association documents clearly requiring any future landscaping to be native or regionally adaptive.
- Inspection by an ECC Technical Advisor.