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Contemporary Challenges in Urban Forestry - From Theory to Practice

BC Recreation and Parks Association
Date of Event: 
Thursday, March 2, 2017 (All day)

From strategic planning, to implementation, this interactive session focuses on the realities of implementing urban forestry plans on the site level, including forestry/tree management, and tree planting. The purpose will be to investigate some of the challenges in terms of the realities of daily practice, through a Q&A leading to a participatory exercise. Participants will be fully engaged in this session and will have an opportunity to sharing their experiences with other delegates.

Presenter Aidan ffrench is a past president of The Irish Landscape  Institute (ILI) (2005-07), the professional body representing landscape architects in Ireland.  He is currently chair of the ILI’s Working Group on Blue-Green Infrastructure.

There are BCSLA CE credits and ISA CEU's available for this session!

Stephanie Androsoff
#301-470 Granville Street
Vancouver, BC V6C 1V5
(604) 629-0965 x229
BCSLA Event: 
Project: Telus Atrium Garden
Landscape Architect / Firm: Sharp & Diamond Landscape Architecture Inc in collaboration with Cornelia Hahn Oberlander
Location: Vancouver, British Columbia
Photo Credit: Brett Hitchins