2024 GreenScapes Symposium


Innovative Designs From The Field. This symposium will offer new and innovative sustainable design and maintenance strategies to take your home garden or professional work to the next level. Join industry experts as they share practical and scalable lessons from the field representing a diverse range of natural landscapes and human environments. We’ll explore the

2024 LCA Sustainability Symposium

Silver Spring Civic Center 1 Veteran's Place, Silver Spring, MD

Join us for the 2024 LCA Sustainability Symposium! This dynamic event features a comprehensive agenda focused on sustainable landscaping practices, including a Battery-Operated Classroom Component, by Dan Mabe of the American Green Zone Alliance (AGZA), and a keynote address by Doug Tallamy, renowned author. Learn about converting gasoline-powered equipment to battery-powered equipment and the significance

The Virginia Society of Landscape Designers (VSLD) 64th Annual Winter Forum

Laurel Ridge Community College 6480 College Street, Warrenton, VA, United States

Hazel Hall at Laurel Ridge Community College, 6480 College Street, Warrenton, VA 20187 Guest Speakers: Doug Tallamy, PhD, Professor of Entomology, University of Delaware Kelsey Johnson, PhD, Professor of Astronomy, University of Virginia Schedule of Events 8:00 AM Site opens for set up. The lobby is open to attendees. 9:15 – 10:00 AM Annual Meeting

Business of Buffers

This online course, led by Justin Ulanoski, of Native Creations Landscaping, will cover the practical aspects of running a successful riparian buffer contracting operation. Topics will include best practices for managing field work, crew training, tools & equipment, estimating & budgets, and working with nonprofit partners. A panel of guests will contribute to the conversation.

$5 – $10

Watershed Stewards Academy (WSA) 13th Annual Conference

Maryland Live! Event Center 7002 Arundel Mills, Circle #7777, Hanover, MD, United States

Whether you are a seasoned Watershed Steward, a stormwater professional or just interested in the world of environmental restoration, this year’s conference has something for everyone! From Climate Resilience to Connecting with Nature - click below to see all our session offerings. Over the last 15 years, the WSA family has gotten bigger and bigger!

Shenandoah Valley Plant Symposium 2024

Wayne Theatre: Ross Performing Arts Center 521 W Main Street, Waynesboro, VA, United States

GET READY FOR 2024! This year's event will be held at the beautiful Wayne Theatre in Downtown Waynesboro again!  We've been listening to your feedback and we want your SVPS experience to be the best it can be. The Wayne offers state-of-the-art audio, visual, and lighting equipment which will bring presentations to life ensuring a pleasing experience

Identification of Invasive Plants (online)

Blue Ridge PRISM's online workshop will provide an introduction to invasive plants and will help you to identify different species for the spring and summer. This session will take place via Zoom and will include a Q&A period with PRISM experts. Cost: $10 This virtual session will be recorded. Those who register will receive access


Managing Microstegium (online)

Art Gover will apply his decades of research and operational experiences managing invasive plants to stiltgrass and provide recommendations on methods that work best in various situations.  Luke Flory will discuss his research on the effects of various invasive plant removal methods on native plant restoration. 1 CBLP CEU


Management & Control of Invasive Plants (online)

During this online workshop, organized by Blue Ridge PRISM, you will learn how to best manage invasive plants during the spring and summer seasons. This workshop will take place via Zoom and will include a Q&A period with PRISM experts. Topics covered in this session include: Best seasonal practices for specific invasive plants The right