This is part of the live webinar series, "Ecology, Culture, and the Designed Landscape: Professional Practice Across Disciplines and Scales" presented by New Directions in the American Landscape and sponsored by Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center. Designed for architects and designers, restoration ecologists, and horticulturists, these webinars will take place July - August.
See and register for the entire series on NDAL's website.
A Grassland Restoration Tale of Weeds, Wildlife, & Renewal
Thursday, August 6th, 1 – 2:30 p.m. EST (Noon – 1:30 p.m. CDT)
How do you turn around a weed-infested landscape when many of the necessary steps conflict with imperiled bird species already using that very landscape? Learn how a unique planting and management plan for a 100-acre grassland atop a capped landfill negotiated this challenge by synthesizing crowdsourced data, scientific research, field experience, and a vision steeped in site history
Instructor: Jenna Webster
$48, full-series discount available
Questions? Email Sara Weaner at NDAL