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The APLD conference will be held in Detroit August 2-4, 2013. Two of the featured speakers will be Anthony Archer Wills and David Slawson. Further information on the conference, and the landscapes to be featured there during the weekend are…"
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The APLD conference will be held in Detroit August 2-4, 2013. Two of the featured speakers will be Anthony Archer Wills and David Slawson. Further information on the conference, and the landscapes to be featured there during the weekend are available at the APLD.org website. Promotional video available here
Great article - seem like you put a lot of heart into this - We are going to have our APLD conference in Detroit this summer and it does look like there is great heritage and future potential for a sister Great Lakes city.
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