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Sustainable landscapes, Recycled materials

Hello allI'm in currently third semester of my M.Arch. [Landscape]. Can anyone please suggest me world's best projects on sustainable lands…

Started by Arjun KamalLatest Reply

Knowing Our Limits. Habitat Restoration Requires Ecologists Input

Many of us like to believe we can design anything. But can we really accomplish the goals of the project or merely get it built? http://e36…

Started by Rob HalpernLatest Reply

Are Smart Growth Incentives Enough to Fix Sprawl?

Why We Shouldn't Rely on Smart Growth Incentives to Fix Sprawl... [Via AtlanticCities]  Based on a new study of the Washington D.C. metr…

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Resources for Using Landscape Architecture to Reclaim Oil Sands

Hi there, I'm wondering if anyone can offer some resources for how Landscape Architecture might be used to remediate oil sands sites? Every…

Started by Jasmine Davis

5 Aug 14
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2017 I-Park Artists-in-Residence Program

Application Deadline: January 30, 2017 
I-Park, dedicated to nurturing artists and the creative process, is pleased to announce that it is…

Started by I-Park

0 Jan 19

Specifying LEED stone

I'm working on a leed platinum project and I am getting the run around from stone suppliers. Has anyone found a comprehensive list/map of U…

Started by Daniel Wood

0 Aug 23, 2016

Pool & Landscaping | Outdoor Living

Have a glimpse of the latest projects completed by us. It is possible with great efforts and dedication of our team members. Their ideas ad…

Started by Ian McGregor

0 Jun 21, 2016

Predicting Tree Health Based On impervious Surface Cover

oo many trees planted in urban or developed sites eventually succumb to the heat and drought stress resulting from surrounding impervious s…

Started by Rob Halpern

0 May 27, 2016

This is why cities can’t grow all their own food

If every homeowner in Seattle ripped up their lawn and replaced it with edible plants, the resulting crop production would be enough to fee…

Started by Rob Halpern

2 Apr 27, 2016
Reply by Dave McCorquodale

Sustainable landscapes, Recycled materials

Hello allI'm in currently third semester of my M.Arch. [Landscape]. Can anyone please suggest me world's best projects on sustainable lands…

Started by Arjun Kamal

10 Feb 17, 2016
Reply by Rob Biehl

Land Reclamation

can someone help me to understand what is the importance of land reclamation in landscape design

Started by adam dinn

2 Feb 9, 2016
Reply by Chris M

TPAE2016 -Theme Parks & Attractions Industry Exhibition

TPAE2016 -Theme Parks & Attractions Industry Exhibition   Date: March 9th-March 11th, 2016  Venue: China Import & Export Fair Compl…

Started by Cola Huang

0 Nov 25, 2015

Ego Trumps Sense in competition to claim sustainability and "green" benefits

OK, so does this make any real sense to anyone? http://arup.com/Projects/Urban_Air.aspx http://urbanair.is/about-urban-air/ Why don't these…

Started by Rob Halpern

1 Nov 3, 2015
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Professional Development 4 Replies

I am looking for a better way to manage my own self-education of our profession. I have amassed a collection of books that I would like to read but I also find that I don’t have much time for that amongst my other responsibilities.  I was thinking…Continue

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Started by Bentley Ruggles in EDUCATION. Last reply by Bentley Ruggles on Saturday.

LARE Professional Experience 6 Replies

Hi,So I am in the process of taking the LARE here in California. I am currently getting the last bit of my professional experience by working in the public sector under the supervision of a Civil Engineer.How common is this? Has anybody gotten…Continue

Started by Smithhart in PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE. Last reply by J. Robert Wainner on Saturday.

Compost Blankets 2 Replies

This seems like such a simple question but I haven't been able to find an answer on the internets...Can anyone explain what the difference is between a compost blanket and a layer of regular compost? Is there some kind of binding medium mixed in to…Continue

Started by Katherine Jacobs in DETAILS & MATERIALS. Last reply by Jamie Chen on Wednesday.

Pollution caused by Industrial Facilities 1 Reply

How landscape architecture can help to mitigate the pollution caused by industrial facilities?, like carbon from the coal industries.

Started by Ian C. Santiago in GENERAL DISCUSSION. Last reply by Jamie Chen Oct 17.

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