Season 6 of its webinar series is geared to landscape professionals and gardeners. The series is presented through collaboration of the Ecological Landscape Alliance (ELA), the Chesapeake Conservation Landscaping Council (CCLC), and Rescape California, the Sustainability Group of the Illinois Landscaping and Contractors Association, 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 6 – 2018-2019
Capturing Carbon with Trees
September 18 @ 12:30 pm EDT
Landscaping for Plant Diversity
September 26 @ 12:30 pm EDT
Free Webinar – Supporting Local Ecology – Native Plants for the Small Home Gardens
October 9 @ 12:30 pm EDT
Managing Land for Pollinators and Conservation Biocontrol
October 11 @ 12:30 pm EDT
Designing a Patchwork Ecology in Urban Ecosystems
October 17 @ 4:30 pm EDT
Keeping Carbon in the Ground: A Scientific Exploration of Climate Change and Soil Health
October 31 @ 12:30 pm EDT
Sustainable Landscape Applications, Applied Ecology, Ecological Services, and Biomimicry
November 8 @ 12:30 pm EDT
Free Webinar: Backyard Carbon Sequestration – How You Can Help
December 4 @ 1:30 pm EDT
Quest for Resilience: Adaptive Strategies for Sustainable Plant Design
December 14 @ 1:30 pm EDT
Farming on the Wild Side: Regenerative Production Practices Based on Multifunctional Perennial Plantings
January 24, 2019 @ 7:00 pm EDT
Fire in Landscape Management – Strategies for Living with It
February 4, 2019 @ 12:30 pm EST – 1:30 pm EDT
Finding Common Ground – In pursuit of “Sustainable Landscaping”
February 20, 2019 @ 12:30 pm EST
Missouri and the New Tallgrass Prairie Economy
March 14, 2019 @ 2:00 pm EST
Past Season Webinars
Recorded webinars from A Focus on Sustainability – Season 1 through 5 are free for ELA Members on the ELA website Member Page.
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Recorded webinars from the current season are available for viewing soon after the original presentation date.
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