MON-C05: Productive Ecology: Hybrid Approaches for Landscape Design and Conservation

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Start Date
02/10/2018
End Date
02/10/2020
Description
Building on the trend of appropriating agricultural patterns and techniques in contemporary design, landscape architects could go further toward more significant engagement with productive landscapes. This panel will discuss three case studies across the Americas that redefine design and conservation approaches by weaving altered ecosystems with traditional agricultural practices.
Distance Learning
Yes
Course Equivalency
No
Subjects
Agriculture / Local Food Production
Health, Safety and Welfare
Yes
Hours
1.50
Learning Outcomes
Understand how a reframing of productive landscapes as novel ecosystems is driving new approaches to conservation and land planning.
Compare and contrast how these case studies address related landscape conservation challenges in different geographic contexts across the Americas.
Explore the role of landscape architects in heritage conservation, land management, and urban development.
Discuss with the panelists the expanded definition of landscape conservation today.
Instructors
Steven HandelSonja VangjeliCourtney GoodeFlavio Sciaraffia
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Provider
American Society of Landscape Architects


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