This webinar series is geared to landscape professionals, gardeners, and anyone who stewards the land. The series is presented through collaboration of the Ecological Landscape Alliance (ELA), the Chesapeake Conservation Landscaping Council (CCLC), and Rescape California, and the Kansas City Native Plant Initiative. Known regionally for their quality education programs, these organizations are working cooperatively to share knowledge and encourage conversations with landscape professionals and gardeners from around the country and the globe.
Interactive webinars are taught by experts from across the country and cover a wide range topics relevant to sustainable landscapes. Additional webinars are being scheduled so please check back often for an updated list of offerings.
Season 7 – 2019-2020
- 9/11/19 at 7:00pm EST
The Chickadee’s Guide to Gardening: Why Native Plants Matter to Songbirds and the Food They Eat
Presented by Desiree Narango
- 9/26/19 at 12:00pm EST
The Art of Integrating Rainwater – A Case Study
Presented by Steven Torgerson
- 10/11/19 at 12:30 EST
Regional Effort on Invasive Species and Climate Change (RISCC) Management
Presented by Bethany Bradley
- 10/15/19 at 12:30pm EST
Creating Beautiful Gardens While Rewilding the Landscape
Presented by Donald Pell
- 10/23/19 at 12:30pm EST
Plants with True Grit
Presented by Amy Nyman
- 10/29/19 at 12:30pm EST
Climate Change and Its Effects on Trees and Their Relationship to Insects
Presented by Dr. Daniel Herms
- 11/11/19 at 2:00pm EST
Reliable Hydrangea Blooms? Choose Natives
Presented by Andi Ross
- 12/3/19 at 12:30pm EST
Bell’s Woodland: Creating a Native Garden from Disturbed Woodland at Chanticleer
Presented by Przemek Walczak
- 12/10/19 12:00pm EST
The Wet and Wild World of Constructed Wetlands
Presented by Brian Kuchar, Jennifer Relstab & Michelle West
- 1/15/20 at 12:30pm EST
Reconnecting Water, Soils, and Vegetation: Green Infrastructure in the Urban Environment
Presented by Michele Adams and Julie Snell
- 1/23/20 at 12:30pm EST
The Role of Landscape in Our Global Environmental Crisis
Presented by Bryan Quinn
- 2/10/20 at 12:00pm EST
Conservation, Education, and Community Building through Prairie Restoration
Presented by Brad Guhr
- 3/23/20 at 12:30pm EST
Presented by Jodi Helmer
Past Season Webinars
Recorded webinars from A Focus on Sustainability – Season 1 through 6 are free for ELA Members on the ELA website Member Page.
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