Environmental Planning

Shadow Analysis of a Proposed Development in Westport, CT

Shadow Analysis of a Proposed Development in Westport, CT

Our team provided an analysis of the impact of new shadow created by a proposed development in Westport, CT. The proposed project site is on the western side of the Saugatuck River. The site is covered primarily by deciduous trees which lose their leaves during the cold season, allowing sunlight to penetrate to the forest floor until Spring leaf-out. There is also a large intertidal wetland at the toe of the sloped site.

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