An abandoned, idled or underused industrial and commercial property, the reuse or redevelopment of which is complicated by real or perceived contamination. Brownfield sites have received US EPA funding for redevelopment.
There are two reasons why brown field habitats are interesting and important: firstly they provide a wide diversity of habitat - from fly-tipped sand to the remnants of a bonfire someone has had on a piece of land - that evolve into micro-habitats for different types of plant and insect.
Perhaps he should ask Coun Gary Ridley why he is pushing for houses to be built on green belt when a large brown field site, Paragon Park, Coventry, ideal for an eco-village is not going to be developed to its full capacity.
I am a resident of Scissett and I must strongly suggest to the planning officers who support the plan to build 92 "affordable" homes in this lovely rural community that if they want "affordable" then they should look at brown field sites closer to the town centre.
DAMG Worldwide, through its Infrastructure Group, is the financier of the $1 billion San Diego Air Commerce Center at Brown Field (&uot;SANDACC&uot;), a state-of-the-art commerce center and the largest air cargo privatization project in North America.
Greenfield sites in this town are being ripped up for housing when brown field sites, not suited for industrial developments such as Roften, are being left for the latest madcap scheme to use public money.