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Land Ethics Symposium 2021

February 18, 2021 @ 8:00 am - 1:00 pm

Come celebrate the 21st year of this not-to-be-missed symposium geared towards landscape architects, designers, contractors, land planners, municipal officials and homeowners. The symposium’s focus: how to create ecologically sound and economically viable landscapes through the use of native plants and sustainable practices. This year, expect lively dialog on topics ranging the restoration of the American chestnut to the future of urban park design. Continuing education credits will be available.

Due to the pandemic, this will be an all virtual symposium.

2021 Speakers

Dr. Bill Powell — SUNY College of Env. Sci. and Forestry
American Chestnut Research & Restoration Project

Tom Smarr — Executive Director of Jenkins Arboretum
The Future of Urban Parks: The Challenges of
Responsible Design & Management

Tim Majoros — Pennsylvania Horticulture Society
The Navy Yard: A Philadelphia Redevelopment Success Story

Baldev Lamba (panel moderator) — Temple University
Panel: The Intersection of Ecology and Art in Landscape Design


February 18, 2021
8:00 am - 1:00 pm
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Bowman’s Hill Wildflower Preserve


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