SAT-B03: Stewardship of Meadows: Case Studies Using Ecological Design to Heal Degraded Landscapes

Start Date
10/20/2018
End Date
10/20/2018
Description
Longwood Gardens and Valley Forge National Historical Park use ecological design to remediate historically disturbed lands within these revered 19th century landscapes. This session examines challenges and approaches to stewardship, management, and public acceptance for environmental and experiential transformation.
Location
Philadelphia, PA
Distance Learning
No
Course Equivalency
No
Subjects
Remediation / Brownfields
Health, Safety and Welfare
Yes
Hours
1.50
Learning Outcomes
1. Explore methods for identifying and protecting existing resources on historically disturbed lands 2. Identify stewardship challenges in restored landscapes heavily used by the public 3. Examine executing management programs with constrained resources 4. Learn methods for communicating environmental objectives with the public that encourage stewardship within the community
Instructors
Jonathan Alderson, ASLA; Tom Brightman; Deirdre Gibson, ASLA; ;
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Provider
American Society of Landscape Architects


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