MON-B07: Climate Adaptation Through Landscape Architecture

Registration Eligibility
ASLA online learning opportunities are open to all. ASLA members may purchase this presentation at a reduced rate.
Start Date
02/10/2018
End Date
02/10/2020
Description
Climate change is a critical issue being addressed around the world. Landscape architects are playing a pivotal role in designing adaptations to its many impacts. This session first presents issues and adaptations from three U.S. climates: Northwest, Southwest, and Gulf Coast, followed by a panel discussion among the presenters.
Distance Learning
Yes
Course Equivalency
No
Subjects
Sustainable Development & Design
Health, Safety and Welfare
Yes
Hours
1.50
Learning Outcomes
Learn effective adaptations for water issues and impacts in each of three major regions of the country.
Learn effective adaptations for increased temperatures and degraded air quality in three major regions of the country.
Learn effective adaptations for biodiversity and habitat loss in each of three major regions of the country.
Understand the different adaptation, communication, and education tools used in these regions.
Instructors
Dana BrownMargaret RobinsonApril Philips
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Course Codes
Provider
American Society of Landscape Architects


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