A couple of ground rules will help us build and maintain constructive discussions.
Rich conversations happen when site visitors become participants. If you don’t know where to begin, learn about the rules that guide forum discussions. Then, select a topic that interests you on the HIA Topics page and read more about it. To find your discussion topic in the forum, use the search bar to filter for it.
Read discussion threads
Before posting, read how others have covered your topic. This will help inform your participation and avoid repeating what others have said.
Your post will be deleted if it contains profanity or personal attacks. Criticisms must be constructive and articulate.
Stay on topic
Be direct to avoid losing your readers. Be brief when possible.
Identify your post with tags
Help the next participant find topics by tagging your post with Topic Tags (e.g. land use, .
Trim your follow-ups
Quote only the text that you want. A good rule of thumb is, don’t include more quoted text than new text.