Are You Ready for the New California Landscape?

The Watershed Council is holding its next Sustainable Landscape Seminar this month: Planning and Planting the New California Landscape.

Wednesday, May 26, 2010
8:30am – 3:30pm
Metropolitan Water District
700 N. Alameda St., Los Angeles, CA 90012 (Map)

What is the New California Landscape? Come find out and enter into the conversation. Our seminar presenters are:
Bob Perry, Professor Emeritus of Landscape Architecture at Cal Poly Pomona; Carolyn Schaffer, Resource Specialist for Metropolitan Water District; and Jeff Chamlee, Director of Production, Architerra Design Group. They will share their expertise on the challenges and opportunities of the new California Landscape Ordinance. You don’t want to miss this one day seminar to update your skills and knowledge.
• Learn what California’s Updated Model Water Efficient Landscape Ordinance means for California Landscapes.
• Understand how new landscape ordinance provisions can be used to influence and engage clients in the design process.
• Practice using guidelines, tables, calculations, and plant factors from Bob Perry’s new book Landscape Plants for California Gardens.
• Share your ideas and vision for the New California Landscape.
Landscape Plants for California Gardens will be available for purchase and Bob Perry will be signing his new book.
Who should attend: Landscape architects and designers, planners, care and maintenance professionals, and students.
Registration: $135 by May 19. $150 after May 19. Continental breakfast and lunch included.

Registration closes noon, Monday, May 24. Register Today!

One response to “Are You Ready for the New California Landscape?

  1. Ms. Steele,
    I think I emailed you the other day to request use of a photo similar to this one. I am creating the San Diego County Water Authority’s new guide to water efficiency for homeowners. I would like to use the photo above where I discuss the establishment period for new plants and provide you or your blog with a photo credit. Thank you for considering my request.

    Mike Uhrhammer
    muhrhammer@sbcglobal.net

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