Ann English
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  • Rockville, MD
  • United States
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Ann English's Friends

  • Lara Moffat
  • Luis Fernando Gonzalez
  • Adele N Ashkar
  • Terry Clements
  • Marguerite Koepke
  • Cheryl Corson
  • Scott S Weinberg
  • Jason Steidel
  • Michael Spencer
  • Andrew A. Fox
  • Oona Johnsen
  • Audra Lofton, Hon. ASLA
  • Eric Gilbey
  • Kevin J. Gaughan
  • Andrew Spiering
 

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Ann English replied to Chris Davis's discussion 'Planting plans'
"I agree on the 75% size for trees; depending in growth rate, I show shrubs at 75% (slow) or 100%. I also make notes on plans to use (and a list of which and qty) annuals as "cover crops" for first three years to accommodate the…"
Aug 27, 2014
Ann English commented on Brian Barth's blog post 'Why Landscape Architects Stopped Specifying Edible Plants (And Why They Have Started Again)'
"Organic land care approaches will make certain aspects of adding edible plants much more feasible and desirable. There is growing consumer awareness that conventional 20th c. Maintenance may be detrimental to people and pets as well as the rest of…"
Jul 4, 2014
Ann English is attending Lara Moffat's event
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Land8 Happy Hour: BOS-Style! at Howl at the Moon Boston

November 17, 2013 at 7:30pm to November 18, 2013 at 12am
We are heading to America's Walking City for the 2013 ASLA Conference and invite you to celebrate with our sponsors and us.  Join in on the biggest Land8 Happy Hour yet... Boston STYLE!  We have chosen Howl at the Moon Boston, known as the hottest party place in the Financial District, with its dueling piano bar upstairs and Ultra…See More
Nov 12, 2013
Ann English liked Lara Moffat's event Land8 Happy Hour: BOS-Style!
Nov 12, 2013
Ann English commented on Miles Barnard's group 'Mid-Atlantic Native Plants'
"http://www.albemarle.org/nativeplants/  Virginia Native Plant Database: from the website: Based on available science, the plants recommended here were found in this region prior to the arrival of the colonists at Jamestown, thus making them…"
Jan 1, 2013
Ann English joined Miles Barnard's group
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Mid-Atlantic Native Plants

Share creative design ideas and help fellow designers locate native plant sources throughout the Mid-Atlantic United States
Jan 1, 2013
Ann English replied to JA's discussion 'Pervious Parking: What Type of Plant to Use?'
"Hi JA - If you want a pervious surface, first figure out if the water, once it is through the surface, will be soaking in or flowing along just under the surface -- you can look at this website to see how permeable pavement bases typically…"
Jan 1, 2013
Ann English posted a status
"http://www.montgomerycountymd.gov/ohr/l IRC9594 LA job posted - Oct 15th closing date - Stormwater!"
Oct 11, 2012

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I am a...
Professional
University
BA Architectural History/American Social History U. Penn
Current Employment:
Montgomery County Department of Environmental Protection
Website:
http://www.rainscapes.org
Favorite Designers
FL Olmsted
Darrel Morrison
Bruce Ferguson
Allen Armitage
Michael Dirr
Marguerite Koepke
many many more.......
E. Lynn Miller
Other Crafts/ Interests
Painting, Set building, Cycling, In-line skating, Travel, Photography. Gardening

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At 1:41pm on April 21, 2009, Eric Gilbey said…
Ann, Great to see you on the lounge...hows things in MoCo? I will send you an email soon...just wanted to day hello. -Eric
At 7:37pm on September 30, 2008, Andrew Spiering said…
Hello Ann,
Welcome to the Lounge!
 
 
 

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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 10 hours ago.

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 yesterday.

LARE Professional Experience 5 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 Andrew Garulay, RLA Oct 12.

Any suggestions to transform Industrial seaport to Ecological seaport 4 Replies

Warm greetings!!! I am a student of Landscape Architecture in the Philippines, our thesis is on the process now, our topic is to transform Manila Port (which is an industrial seaport) into a ecological seaport. we want your opinion to this study,…Continue

Started by Ian C. Santiago in GENERAL DISCUSSION. Last reply by Ian C. Santiago Oct 12.

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