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Events to Note (listings indicate local time unless otherwise noted)


November 16 & 18; December 7 & 9 2021 Southeast New York Stormwater Conference; 9:00am-12:30pm ET.

November 17 ELA Webinar→Nature’s Sanctuary – Challenges of and Solutions for a SITES Gold Landscape; 12:00-1:00pm ET.

November 17 Managing Pests While Protecting Pollinators; 7:00-8:00pm ET.

November 17 Plant Native Trees that Support Local Food Webs; 7:00-8:00pm ET.

November 18 Seed Sowing 101; 5:30-6:00pm ET.

November 19 UMass Turf School Application Deadline.

November 22, 29, December 6, 13 Resilient Landscapes in the Built Environment; 9:30am-2:30pm ET.


December 1 ELA Member Event→Eco-Answers with an ELA Eco-Pro: End of Season Maintenance; 6:30-8:00pm ET.

December 1 Pollinator Friendly Neighborhoods With Your City’s Blessing and Help; 6:30pm CT.

December 1-4 APLD International Design Conference; virtual event.

December 1 & 15 ELA Advanced Workshop→Ecology-Based Design for New England Gardens and Restoration; 1:00-4:30pm ET.

December 3 ELA Conference→Ecological Plant Conference – Plants Old and New to Educate and Inspire; 8:30am-4:30pm ET.

December 8 ELA WebinarTaking on the Big Places: How to Build and Maintain Self-Sufficient Landscapes; 12:00-1:00pm ET.

December 8 Seed Sowing 101; 5:00-5:30pm ET.

December 10 ELA Webinar→Eco-Friendly Healthy Eating: Nutrition to Support Landscape Professionals and Gardeners; 1:00-12:00pm ET.

December 15 ELA Webinar→Sharing the Adventure – Design Communications for Ecological Landscapes; 1:00-12:00pm ET.


January 12 Seed Sowing 101; 12:30-1:00pm ET.

January 15&16 NOFA/Mass Winter Conference; online.

January 19 ELA Webinar→Forest Ecosystems and the Winds of Change – Forests as a Cog in the Earth’s Climate System; 12:00-1:00pm ET.

January 26 ELA Webinar→Engaging Landowners in Sustainable Stewardship; 12:00-1:00pm ET.

January 27 ELA Class→Recording the Garden; 12:30-2:00pm ET.

January 29 ELA Class→Plant Nutrients; 10:00am-12:00pm ET.


February 9 ELA Webinar→Regenerating Suburbia One Garden at a Time; 12:00-1:00pm ET.

February 15 ELA Class→Climate Change and Native Plants; 6:00- 8:30pm ET.

February 17 ELA Class→Finding Your Environmental Ethic; 6:00am-7:00pm ET.

February 23-24 ELA Conference & Eco-Marketplace; 8:00am-5:00pm ET.


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