ELA Webinar Series
“A Focus on Sustainability”

ELA is excited to announce Season 5 of its webinar series geared to landscape professionals and gardeners. The series is being presented through collaboration of the Ecological Landscape Alliance (ELA), the Chesapeake Conservation Landscaping Council (CCLC), the Midwest Ecological Landscape Alliance (MELA), & EcoLandscape California (ELC). Known regionally for their quality education programs, these organizations are working cooperatively to share knowledge and encourage conversations with landscape professionals from around the country and the globe.

Webinar Season 5

Season 5 interactive webinars will be taught by experts from across the country and will 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.

Kill Your Lawn – And Opt for More Biodiversity
Presented by: Mark Richardson
September 12, 2017   12:30 PM – 1:30 PM EDT
Read more and register: http://www.ecolandscaping.org/event/webinar-kill-lawn-opt-biodiversity/

The Liberated Landscape: Letting Nature Do the Work
Presented by: Larry Weaner
September 25, 2017  4:00 PM – 5:00 PM EDT
Read more and register: http://www.ecolandscaping.org/event/webinar-liberated-landscape-letting-nature-work/

Artful Rainwater Design: Stormwater Designs that Enhance Aesthetics Presented by: Eliza Pennypacker and Stuart Echols
October 9, 2017   12:30 PM – 1:30 PM EDT
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Landscape Options – Focusing on Great Underused Plants
Presented by: Darryl Newman
October 19, 2017    7:00 PM – 8:00 PM EDT
Read more and register: http://www.ecolandscaping.org/event/webinar-landscape-options-focusing-great-underused-plants/

What’s Cookin’ in the Soil Kitchen? Understanding Engineered Soils
Presented by: Tony Will   November 8, 2017     12:30 PM – 1:30 PM EST
Read more and register: http://www.ecolandscaping.org/event/62081/

Groundcovers – Ecological Solutions in Place of Mulch
Presented by: Dan Jaffe November 13, 2017
4:00 PM – 5:00 PM EST
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Controlling Invasive Plants Without Chemicals
Presented by: Mike Bald
December 12, 2017  4:00 PM – 5:00 PM EST
Read more and register:  http://www.ecolandscaping.org/event/webinar-invasive-plant-control-without-chemicals/

The Enemy of My Enemy is My Friend: Using Biological Products to Fight Diseases and Pests
Presented by: Joe Magazzi
December 15, 2017     12:30 PM – 1:30 PM EST
Read more and register: http://www.ecolandscaping.org/event/webinar-enemy-enemy-friend-using-biological-products-fight-diseases-pests/

Transitioning to Ecological Landscape Practices – Toxin-Free Landscapes
Presented by: Edwina von Gal
January 17, 2018       4:00 PM – 5:00 PM EST
Read more and register: http://www.ecolandscaping.org/event/webinar-transitioning-ecological-landscape-practices-toxin-free-landscapes

Landscape Maintenance Practices for Native Bees
Presented by: Sam Droege
February 1, 2018        4:00 PM – 5:00 PM EST
Read more and register: http://www.ecolandscaping.org/event/landscape-maintenance-practices-native-bees/

Invasive Plants: What Are They? And What Can Be Done?
Presented by: Bruce Wenning
March 21, 2018       7:00 PM – 8:00 PM EST
Read more and register: http://www.ecolandscaping.org/event/webinar-invasive-plants-can-done/

Past Season Webinars

Recorded webinars from A Focus on SustainabilitySeason 1 through 4 and are free for ELA Members on the ELA website Member Page. To access this page:

Go the ELA website and click on the Member Login in the upper right-hand corner. Enter the email address you used for your ELA membership. Enter your password (you can change your password at any time). Once logged into your ELA member account, the archived webinars are displayed on the Member Page.

Recorded webinars from the current season are available for viewing soon after the original presentation date.

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