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What is the best way to improve design skills?

I have a passion for public green open space design but don't have much experience in this type of project. What would you recommend for so…

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Undergrad questions: Ecology/Restoration ecology + Landscape Arch?

I am interested in the ecology and landscape arch side equally. The underlying ideal behind my interests is the seamless integration of ear…

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Landscape Architecture Students and Debt -- Is this a realistic picture?

Image from LAM Last month, Landscape Architecture Magazine published Value Subtracted, an article that takes a look at the average landsca…

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ASLA needs to market us!

I think the ASLA should approach a marketing company and hire them to devise a marketing strategy for our profession. Individual firms and…

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Communities in Bloom International Challenge

The Communities in Bloom International Challenge involves municipalities who have demonstrated excellence, and wish to showcase achievement…

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Sustainable Sites

Has anybody been able to sort out USGBC vs. Sustainable Sites Initiative vs. GBCI?

Started by Mark Di Lucido

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Coexisting with deer?

I took this photo in the front yard of a client’s home on the Long Island south shore. This deer was browsing on all the ornamental plants…

Started by Craig Richmond, RLA

23 Oct 15
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What is the best modeling/rendering software for landscape design?

I believe a variation of this question was asked a few months ago, but from a student's perspective.  I have been in the job force for the…

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17 Oct 12
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Top Concrete Finishes for Every Budget

Using concrete for your paths and walkways gives you the option of having several different types of surfaces to choose from. You can choos…

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Outdoor exercise during an interview

Hi! In a few days I'll have an interview for a landscape consultant position and they told me that this will include a short outdoor exerci…

Started by Daniela Romanelli

4 Aug 13
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AutoCAD systems for Landscape Architecure

Hi there, I recently completed a ebook compiling all the useful info I have learnt about AutoCAD over the last few years. It focuses on sy…

Started by Andrew Slater

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Land8 contact, urgent!

Dear Sirs, Unfortunately I can not find a contact or impressum noted on the site, so I am writing here... Could you please direct me to a c…

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Future Landscape Architecture

I feel the sand giving away under my feet… …a satirical social media look into future landscape architecture…

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