Matt Alcide
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Cheryl Corson commented on Matt Alcide's blog post 'Land8 Acquires Landscape Architects Network'
"Congratulations Land8!! "
Jun 7
A blog post by Matt Alcide was featured

Land8 Acquires Landscape Architects Network

Seizing an opportunity to broaden its reach and significantly grow its network, Land8 is announcing the acquisition of Landscape Architects Network (LAN), a prominent online resource dedicated to highlighting the work of landscape architects around the world and spreading the latest projects, events, and news that impacts the profession. Supported by its 1.5 million Facebook followers, LAN…See More
Jun 7
Matt Alcide posted a blog post

Land8 Acquires Landscape Architects Network

Seizing an opportunity to broaden its reach and significantly grow its network, Land8 is announcing the acquisition of Landscape Architects Network (LAN), a prominent online resource dedicated to highlighting the work of landscape architects around the world and spreading the latest projects, events, and news that impacts the profession. Supported by its 1.5 million Facebook followers, LAN…See More
Jun 7
Matt Alcide replied to katrina's discussion 'job board'
"We have launched our new job board! http://land8.com/jobs We are starting from scratch, so it might take a bit to be robust once again. Thanks for your patience! "
Aug 7, 2016
Matt Alcide replied to katrina's discussion 'job board'
"Hi Katrina, Our job board partner (Simply Hired) decided to sell their company and left their partners, including Land8, to find a new solution with little notice. Please stay tuned as we implement a new system for featuring awesome job…"
Jul 8, 2016
A blog post by Matt Alcide was featured

LandscapePerformance.org: A Resource You Should Be Using

The Landscape Architecture Foundation’s Landscape Performance Series received the 2015 Award of Excellence in Communications as part of the American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) Professional Awards. While the initiative has been around…See More
Jan 21, 2016
Matt Alcide posted a blog post

LandscapePerformance.org: A Resource You Should Be Using

The Landscape Architecture Foundation’s Landscape Performance Series received the 2015 Award of Excellence in Communications as part of the American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) Professional Awards. While the initiative has been around…See More
Jan 21, 2016
Craig Richmond, RLA commented on Matt Alcide's blog post '3 Ways to Sustain Nature in Built Environment'
"Thank goodness we’re getting away from thinking of street trees and plantings as fillers or afterthoughts. More and more municipalities are designing their streetscapes to accommodate trees and other vegetation. People are starting to really…"
Jun 25, 2015
Connie Hoge commented on Matt Alcide's blog post '3 Ways to Sustain Nature in Built Environment'
"1.) Abuse of the plants by the citizens 2.) Lack of trained, educated maintenance 3.) Often the people charged with maintenance don't care or even like trees"
Jun 19, 2015
Matt Alcide posted a blog post

3 Ways to Sustain Nature in Built Environment

Sustaining Nature and Natural Processes in Ultra-Urban Environments [LAF + DeepRoot Roundtable]Urbanization is occurring rapidly – not just in the United States, but globally – and squeezing people, transit, and housing into denser and denser areas. This shift isn’t just about buildings and roads, of course, it also affects it affects the way we plan, integrate, and care for urban nature. Given that trees and plants are more important than ever in ultra-urban areas – and that highly developed…See More
Jun 15, 2015

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Land8 Acquires Landscape Architects Network

Seizing an opportunity to broaden its reach and significantly grow its network, Land8 is announcing the acquisition of Landscape Architects Network (LAN), a prominent online resource dedicated to highlighting the work of landscape architects around the world and spreading the latest projects, events, and news that impacts the profession. Supported by its 1.5 million Facebook…

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Posted on June 7, 2017 at 9:30am — 1 Comment

LandscapePerformance.org: A Resource You Should Be Using

The Landscape Architecture Foundation’s Landscape Performance Series received the 2015 Award of Excellence in Communications as part of the American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) Professional Awards. While the…

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Posted on January 21, 2016 at 7:30am

3 Ways to Sustain Nature in Built Environment

Sustaining Nature and Natural Processes in Ultra-Urban Environments [LAF + DeepRoot Roundtable]

Urbanization is occurring rapidly – not just in the United States, but globally – and squeezing people, transit, and housing into denser and denser areas. This shift isn’t just about buildings and roads, of course, it also affects it affects the way we plan, integrate, and care for urban nature. Given that trees and plants are more important than ever in ultra-urban areas – and that…
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Usage of Native Plant Material in Landscape Architecture 52 Replies

Can anyone out there recommend sites that would have somewhat scholarly papers on the use of native plants. I am looking for advocates of this practice and those who feel it is nonsense. I'm not looking for books, looking for papers. This for a side…Continue

Started by henry cohen in PLANTS & HORTICULTURE. Last reply by Jay S Burke on Thursday.

Driveway Grades Between Two Story Self Storage Buildings 1 Reply

Hi!Anyone know the maximum grade that would work between self storage buildings with a basement. Buildings are 65' to 75' wide, upper story and a basement story, 10' ceilings. Uhaul and Ryder trucks will need to negotiate slopes without scraping.Continue

Tags: development, commercial, storage, self, design

Started by Richard Freeland in GENERAL DISCUSSION. Last reply by Andrew Garulay, RLA Jun 17.

Career change at 41 11 Replies

Hi,I've been a 3D graphics artist for over 20 years and considering retraining as a Landscape Architect, having been accepted into a two-year MLA conversion program in the UK.  But before I do so, I am wondering, is it too late to change career at…Continue

Started by Gia Sadhwani in EDUCATION. Last reply by J. Robert Wainner Jun 17.

Trump as President? Meaning for Landscape Architects? 104 Replies

Trump promises a lot of deregulation, a lot of infrastructure building, jobs, economic growth, and, he's an experienced developer... so how do you think his presidency will impact our profession? Will we see more projects coming in? Less red tape?…Continue

Tags: Trump, politics, President

Started by ida in GENERAL DISCUSSION. Last reply by J. Robert Wainner Jun 12.

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