Efforts to save farmland and open space across Erie County were detailed in a story that ran Tuesday in The Buffalo News.

But for a better picture of the development pressure facing some of these suburban towns here is a map showing protected farmland and open space, in green, against the backdrop of single-family parcels, in tan.

The map was created by Enterprise Editor Patrick Lakamp.

Farmland and single-family homes in Amherst and Clarence

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