Professional Practice
Identification and Management of Traditional Cultural Places(1)
Date: 3/13/2014 - 3/14/2014
Type: Other

Identification and Management of Traditional Cultural Places
San Simeon, California — March 13-14, 2014

“Traditional cultural places” (TCPs) are important for the roles they play in community cultural traditions, beliefs, and activities. They must be considered in planning under the National Environmental Policy Act, the National Historic Preservation Act, Executive Orders 12898 and 13007, and other authorities. This seminar explores definitions and methods of identifying and managing impacts on TCPs. An agenda is available online at

Offered in conjunction with Cultural and Natural Resources: An Integrated Management Strategy
San Simeon, California — March 11-12, 2014

Instructor. Claudia Nissley, president, Nissley Environmental Consultants; former director, Western Office, Advisory Council on Historic Preservation and Wyoming State Historic Preservation Officer; specialist in preservation issues relating to NHPA, NEPA, CERCLA, ARPA, and NAGPRA.

LA CES. These seminars meet the criteria for programs in the Landscape Architecture Continuing Education System and participants will receive 6 PDH HSW each day.

Registration. A registration form is available online at

These seminars are being held in cooperation with California State Parks, San Luis Obispo Coast District.

The National Preservation Institute, a nonprofit organization founded in 1980, educates those involved in the management, preservation, and stewardship of cultural heritage.