Tag Archives: Landscape Architecture

ASLA 2017 Professional & Student Awards

Each year, the ASLA Professional Awards honor the best in landscape architecture from around the globe, while the ASLA Student Awards give us a glimpse into the future of the profession. Professional award submissions due April 17. Student award submissions due May 15. Learn more and apply... Read more

Changes in Landscapes and Buildings Could Help Fight Flooding

A curbside garden filled with native plants that attract and feed bees and butterflies. Roofs covered with plants that slow the flow of water. Barrels and tanks that collect the rain pouring off rooftops. Water quality experts believe that these types of landscape and design features, known as low-impact development, or LID, are both an important part of solving San Antonio’s problems with environmentally degraded waterways and flooding, particularly as the city continues to grow. Read more... Read more

One Surprising Secret Weapon Against Natural Disasters? Landscape Architecture

In an era when cities are ravaged by drought, flooding, wildfires, and more, infrastructure projects tend to get most of the attention when it comes to resiliency. But good landscape design can be powerful, too. This week, the American Society of Landscape Architects, or ASLA, published an an online guide designed to help its members plan for, and even prevent, the worst. Read more... Read more

The New Landscape Declaration: A Summit on Landscape Architecture and the Future, June 10-11

​Calling all change-makers who are passionate about sustainability, challenging the status quo, pursuing big ideas, and playing their unique role! The Landscape Architecture Foundation (LAF) is convening a diverse group of preeminent thinkers and influencers from around the world to set the course for landscape architecture to make its vital contribution in the 21st century. June 10-11 in Philadelphia. Learn more and register... Read more

ASLA 2016 Professional & Student Awards

​ Each year, the ASLA Professional Awards honor the best in landscape architecture from around the globe, while the ASLA Student Awards give us a glimpse into the future of the profession. Award recipients, their clients and advisors will be honored at the awards presentation ceremony during the 2016 ASLA Annual Meeting and EXPO in New Orleans. Submissions due March 18 for Professional Awards and May 13 for Student Awards. Learn more... Read more
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