FRI-A03: This Land Is Our Land: Stewardship of our Public Landscapes

Start Date
10/19/2018
End Date
10/19/2018
Description
Iconic landscapes defining our nation's identity can alter our lives in deeply profound ways. They can also be intimidating and leave out significant portions of our collective histories. Three federal landscape architects and a nonprofit leader discuss our changing federal realm where design and community engagement matters.
Location
Philadelphia, PA
Distance Learning
No
Course Equivalency
No
Subjects
Development Trends
Health, Safety and Welfare
Yes
Hours
1.50
Learning Outcomes
1. Consider what it means to care for and ensure our federal landscapes reflect the diversity of the American experience in all its complexity. 2. Examine how our public landscapes shape community identity, improve quality of life and influence civic infrastructure. 3. Explore the critical role federal landscape architects and local NGO partners play in stewarding public lands in times of environmental and social change, using tools of consensus-building, planning and design. 4. Learn about public practice careers that are shifting the dialogue on the role of landscape architecture in the federal realm.
Instructors
Jennifer Daniels, ASLA; Mike Hill, ASLA; Chris Beagan, ASLA; Phyllis Boyd, ASLA;
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Course Codes
Provider
American Society of Landscape Architects


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