Buffer

A portion of a lot set aside for open space and/or visual screening purposes. BuffersA portion of a lot set aside for open space and/or visual screening purposes. Buffers help separate different use districts, or to separate one property from another property. Traditional buffer... help separate different use districts, or to separate one property from another property.

Traditional buffers can usually be graded and vegetation and trees removed. Additionally, buffers can also be landscaped, adding additional vegetation or trees if desired.

Alternately, Undisturbed BuffersA protected portion of a lot set aside for open space and/or visual screening purposes. Undisturbed Buffers help separate different use districts, or to separate one property from another property. ... may not be graded. Undisturbed buffers must be fully protected, keeping all vegetation and trees as-is.