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Landscape Preservation: An Introduction, California
Date: 4/30/2014 - 5/1/2014
Type: Other
Location(s):
California
Description:

April 30 - May 1–San Francisco

In this introduction to the basics of cultural landscapes, learn about designed, vernacular, and ethnographic landscapes, and historic sites. Review applicable laws and regulations, and discuss how to identify and inventory character-defining features of a landscape. Explore the concepts of preservation planning and documentation, and the development of the cultural landscape report for use in managing historic and cultural landscapes. Case studies illustrate realistic approaches to effective landscape management and preservation.

Offered in conjunction with Landscape Preservation: Advanced Tools for Managing Change
San Francisco — May 2, 2014

Instructor. Lucinda A. Brockway, program director for cultural resources, The Trustees of Reservations; formerly principal and owner, Past Designs, a landscape preservation and design firm specializing in preservation and management of historic landscapes; author of two books and several articles on historic landscapes.

LA CES. These seminars meet the criteria for programs in the Landscape Architecture Continuing Education System and participants will receive 6 PDH HSW each day.

These seminars are being held in cooperation with the National Park Service, Pacific West Region, and The Presidio Trust National Park Service, Intermountain Region.

Questions? Please contact us.

Jere Gibber
Executive Director
National Preservation Institute
703/765-0100; 703/768-9350 fax
www.npi.org