MON-A03: Clarifying Uncertainty: Field Notes from Tackling Climate Change Across the United States

Start Date
10/22/2018
End Date
10/22/2018
Description
Climate change can seem overwhelming and daunting. How can we—with other professionals and local communities—fight the impacts of climate change on treasured natural and cultural landscapes? Learn from three different approaches currently being used on designed and vernacular landscapes, in both urban and rural settings.
Location
Philadelphia, PA
Distance Learning
No
Course Equivalency
No
Subjects
Energy Conservation / Renewable Energy
Health, Safety and Welfare
Yes
Hours
1.50
Learning Outcomes
1. Learn how to access publicly available resources to understand climate impacts on local communities 2. Learn what resources are available and effective to engage community members on options for climate change response tools 3. Identify the complexity of regional and local climate change impacts 4. Learn the power of “place making” that addresses concerns by building on local identity
Instructors
Robert Z.. Melnick, FASLA; Lisa M.. Craig; Mario Longoni; Laurie Matthews, ASLA;
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Provider
American Society of Landscape Architects


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