Reclamation Planning of Pits and Quarries, LATIS

Registration Eligibility
Distance education publication: ASLA members can download for free, non-members can purchase. There is $40 processing fee for the exam.
Start Date
10/15/2016
End Date
10/14/2018
Description
This LATIS is an introduction to mining and reclamation practices of the construction aggregate industry. Aggregate mining offers professional opportunities as well as challenges for the landscape architect. The paper describes planning procedures and techniques for reclaiming mined land and gives general guidelines for those interested in this area of professional practice. Case studies of several successful reclamation projects provide and overview of the wide range of development options made possible by the mining and reclamation of land.
Distance Learning
Yes
Course Equivalency
No
Subjects
Water / Stormwater Management
Health, Safety and Welfare
Yes
Hours
3.0
Learning Outcomes
1. Learn about the aggregate mining industry.
2. Learn about surface mine reclamation regulations.
3. Learn the Reclamation Planning Process.
Instructors
Anthony M. Bauer, FASLA, and Robert E. Ford, ASLA
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Course Codes
Provider
American Society of Landscape Architects


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