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Class: Building the Green Industry

Thu, April 30 @ 10:30 am EDT - 1:30 pm EDT


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Please note: Due to the COVID-19 threat,
this class will now be conducted as a live webinar.
All registrants will receive instructions explaining how to participate.

Based on his article, “Sus-tain-a-bil-i-ty: Discovering the True Definition, Defining the New Paradigm,” Trevor Smith shares his award-winning approach to collaborations, community outreach, and professional training as a map to secure the green infrastructure we need and to build a green industry workforce. You will learn opportunities, challenges, and strategies to guide your own projects in the green industry.

Instructor Trevor Smith is the founder and Lead Designer at Land Escapes Design Inc. For 20 years Trevor has worked to improve our planet and our community through ecological landscape design and education.  Trevor is a regular contributor to landscape publications; and is a frequent lecturer at industry events.
As a company, Land Escapes Design Inc. has led the way in Green Stormwater Infrastructure as well as regenerative land care throughout New England. Trevor is a LEED Green Associate, Massachusetts Certified Horticulturist, Accredited Organic Land Care Professional, Certified Rainwater Harvesting Installer, Certified Green Roof and Wall Installer, Certified Porous Pave Installer, Certified Landscape for Life Trainer, National Green Infrastructure Certified Professional Trainer.
As past President and current Board member of the Ecological Landscape Alliance (ELA), Trevor and ELA work to bring vital information, resources and educational materials to the landscape design community.

Cosponsored by the Native Plant Trust.

Details

Date:
Thu, April 30
Time:
10:30 am EDT - 1:30 pm EDT
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Organizer

Penny Lewis
Phone:
617-436-5838
Email:
ela.info@comcast.net
Website:
https://www.ecolandscaping.org/