Advancing Science and Design: Exploring the Science of Ecology in Contemporary Landscape Architecture

Start Date
01/18/2019
End Date
01/18/2019
Description
Conservation biologist Thomas Baker will explore the evolving process of incorporating ecological science into landscape design and how collaboration between scientists and designers holds promise for creating high performing landscapes that support scientific discovery and advancement. The scope of work and opportunities presented will include urban areas, managed and productive landscapes, and sites in between.
Location
New London, CT
Distance Learning
No
Course Equivalency
No
Subjects
Horticulture / Plants
Sustainable Development & Design
Health, Safety and Welfare
Yes
Hours
1.0
Learning Outcomes
- Learn how the integration of ecological science into landscape design is evolving.
- View examples of how scientists and designers have collaborated on a range of design projects.
- Understand areas for further development in how designers and scientists collaborate.
Instructors
Thomas Baker
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Course Codes
Provider
New Directions in the American Landscape


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