- GSA Center for Urban Development and Livability
Endeavors to leverage federal real estate actions in ways that bolster community efforts to encourage smart growth, economic vitality, and cultural vibrancy.
- NRDC: Smart Growth and Sprawl
Facts, reports, and resources on urban sprawl and smart growth practices.
- PlannersWeb Sprawl Resource Guide
Looks at the roots of sprawl, its problems, and strategies for dealing with it.
- PreserveNet: Stopping Suburban Sprawl
Lists groups working to stop sprawl.
- Scenic America
Nonprofit organization dedicated to preserving and enhancing the scenic character of America's communities and countryside.
- Sierra Club: Sprawl Campaign
Includes a overview of the topic, reports, and more.
- Smart Growth Network
Encourages development that is environmentally, fiscally, and economically smart and helps create national, regional, and local coalitions to support smart growth.
- Sprawl City
Focusing on consumption and population growth and their roles in urban sprawl and its effect on natural habitat and farmland around U.S. cities.
- Sprawl Net, The
Attempt to collect information, ideas, and opinions about the contemporary sprawling landscape, and to encourage interested people from a wide variety of fields to work together.
- Sprawl Watch Clearinghouse
Provides information, advice, and referrals on issues related to sprawl, smart growth, and livable communities.
- Store Wars: When Wal-Mart Comes to Town
PBS documentary examining the struggle between the community of Ashland, Virginia and the department store chain.
Focuses on the differences betweeen urban and suburban development patterns.