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Soil Conservation and Restoration Course (On Campus)

Organization: 
University of Victoria
Date of Event: 
Wednesday, March 2, 2016 - 8:30am to Sunday, March 6, 2016 - 4:30pm

This course covers the physical, chemical and biological characteristics of soils and their relationship to restoration. Topics covered include general soil fertility, importance of soil flora and fauna, characteristics of undisturbed and disturbed soils, types of soil disturbance in agriculture, forestry, mining and urban environments, soil restoration strategies and pre- and post-disturbance planning practices.

Contact: 
Laura Biggs
PO Box 1700 STN CSC
Victoria, BC V8W 2Y2
Canada
Phone: 
(250) 721-8463
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