Professional Practice

Landscape Preservation: Advanced Tools for Managing Change

Date: 4/3/2014 - 4/3/2014

Type: Other

Location(s): Virginia


Fredericksburg, VA β€” April 3, 2014

In this advanced landscape preservation seminar, explore the sometimes conflicting issues that direct the process of change and decisionmaking for challenging landscapes. Review the practice and discuss the implications of inventorying, evaluating, treating, and maintaining landscape resources. Identify tools and techniques for managing change when difficult issues affect the process. Understand the philosophical foundations for making sound, educated decisions about the preservation and long-term management of historic and cultural landscapes.

Instructor. Nancy J. Brown, ASLA, historical landscape architect, experience with National Park Service, Olmsted Center for Landscape Preservation, and University of Virginia; currently at the Advisory Council on Historic Preservation; specialist in cultural landscapes and Section 106.

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.

The National Preservation Institute offers this seminar in conjunction with Landscape Preservation: An Introduction. Fredericksburg, VA β€” April 1-2, 2014. Held in cooperation with the National Park Service, Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania National Military Park, and the Virginia Department of Historic Resources.


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