Name of the tool
Indicators for Spatial Planning
Who applied the tool in the case?
Spatial planning unit is the main user.
The checklists have been developed and applied in co-operation with Joanneum Research.
Time taken to fully apply the tool
The time needs are difficult to define, as it depends on the complexity of the development project.
The checklist is part of the overall set of evaluation criteria. The application goes quick, as it is based on thematic maps and prepared thematic matrices for evaluation. Some of the criteria require a on-site visit to apply some of the criteria – e.g. landscape, scenery, vegetation.
Any other interesting information about the tool
It seems a useful information source and provides further argumentation for the planners.
Case study/ies where tool is in use
Spatial planning - a holistic approach