This webinar will discuss the changes to the previous available specifications for planting, irrigation, soil, and tree preservation and the role of the landscape architect in the documentation process. This is based on the latest research for writing specification of planting, irrigation, soil and tree preservation. Tools will be discussed that will provide free specification writing tools in order to assist landscape architects in the process of writing their design specifications. The webinar will discuss the following items: legal and use issues, new concepts in these specifications, making your own spec and details, enforcing the provisions, and the editing process.
Business Practices / Contracts / HR
Horticulture / Plants
Health, Safety and Welfare
1. Understand what has changed in specification recommendations for planting, soil, irrigation, and tree preservation
2. Comprehend how and why the specification were developed the way they were
3. Learn how to use free tools to write your own specifications based on the latest research and best practices
James Urban, FASLA and Brian Kempf, Urban Tree Foundation