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Land Use Planning and Management


Land use planning is the term used for a branch of public policy which encompasses various disciplines which seek to order and regulate the use of land in an efficient and ethical way.

At its most basic level land use planning is likely to involve zoning and transport infrastructure planning. In most developed countries, land use planning is an important part of social policy, ensuring that land is used efficiently for the benefit of the wider economy and population as well as to protect the environment.

Careers

Urban and Regional Planners
Wage: $59,810
10 Year Growth Rate: 14.5%
Self Employed: 0.2%
Unemployment Rate: 2.2%
Employed Part Time: 6.0%

Education Requirements:
Master's degree