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2008 Press Releases

AMERICAN SOCIETY OF LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTS SELECTS 13 HONORARY MEMBERS 9/23/08
LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTS ANNOUNCE 2008 STUDENT AWARDS 9/9/08
MAJORITY OF LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTS BUSY BUT FEWER PLAN TO HIRE
7/15/08
PHILADELPHIA MEETING TO FEATURE LEADING TRENDS IN SUSTAINABLE DESIGN, GREEN INFRASTRUCTURE
7/14/08
LANDSCAPE STRUCTURES COMMITS $200,000 TO SUSTAINABLE SITES INITIATIVE 6/17/08
ASLA ANNOUNCES 2008 HONORS 6/03/08
ASLA NAMES 20 MEMBERS TO COUNCIL OF FELLOWS
5/20/08
LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTS OFFER FREE GREEN ROOF EDUCATIONAL RESOURCE
5/14/08
HARVARD UNIVERSITY’S TANNER FOUNTAIN WINS 2008 LANDMARK AWARD 4/29/08
SURVEY SHOWS MAJORITY OF LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE FIRMS STILL BUSY
4/28/08
NEW BILL WILL SIGNIFICANTLY REDUCE HOMEOWNER’S UTILITY COSTS 4/22/08
ASLA ANNOUNCES 2008 PROFESSIONAL AWARDS
4/15/08
APRIL IS NATIONAL LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE MONTH
4/1/08
LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTS OFFER EASY WATER-SAVING STEPS 3/3/08
LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTS RELEASE CLIMATE CHANGE POLICY RECOMMENDATIONS 2/20/08
DEMAND FOR LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE SERVICES REMAINS HIGH
2/12/08
LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTS IDENTIFY OUTDOOR DESIGN TRENDS FOR 2008 1/3/2008

2007 Press Releases

April Designated as National Landscape Architecture Month 12/18/2007
Free Online Videos Celebrate Best in Landscape Architecture 12/10/2007
Landscape Architects Announce 2008 Awards Call for Entries
11/27/2007
Demand For Landscape Architecture Services Remains Strong
11/19/2007
New Report Brings Sustainable Landscapes Mainstream 11/01/2007
ASLA Inducts 2008 Officers 10/29/2007
Green Building Moves Outdoors
10/01/2007

Landscape Architects Release Green Roof Performance Report 9/19/2007
American Society of Landscape Architects Announces 2007 Student Awards 9/11/2007
San Francisco-based EXPO To Feature Latest Trends, Products, and Technologies in Landscape Architecture 8/22/2007
Boston Recognized for Exceptional Design in Landscape Architecture
8/7/2007
New Bill Will Help Revitalize America’s Small Towns and Communities 8/7/2007
Portland Recognized as Leading City for Landscape Architecture 7/19/2007
Emerald City Receives Multiple National Honors in Landscape Architecture 7/18/2007
San Francisco Tops All Cities in Landscape Architecture Awards 7/16/2007
Colorado Licensure Law Creates Strict Professional Standards for Landscape Architects 6/12/2007
ASLA Announces 2007 Honors 6/5/2007
Charleston Waterfront Park Receives 2007 Landmark Award 5/8/2007
Audio News Release Promotes Careers in Landscape Architecture 5/1/2007
ASLA Names 13 New Honorary Members 5/1/2007
ASLA Selects 33 Members for Council of Fellows 4/24/2007
ASLA Announces 2007 Professional Awards 4/9/2007
Landscape Architects’ Meeting to Feature Vice President Al Gore 4/6/2007

National Landscape Architecture Month Kicks Off 4/2/2007
April 2007 is National Landscape Architecture Month
1/23/2007


2006 Press Releases
Landscape Architects Identify Trends for 2007
12/21/2006
ASLA Receives National Endowment for the Arts Grant
12/15/2006
ASLA Releases Call for Proposals for 2007 Annual Meeting
12/1/2006
ASLA 2007 Awards Call For Entries Released 11/13/2006
ASLA Installs New Officers for 2007
10/16/2006
ASLA Inducts 31 Landscape Architects to Council of Fellows 10/13/2006
Landscape Architect Salaries Up By 20 Percent 10/7/2006
ASLA Announces 2006 Student Awards 9/11/2006
Outdoor Illumination Selected for ASLA Green Roof Project 8/2/2006
Landscape Architects Support Underground Parking for New Nationals Stadium
6/13/2006
ASLA Selects 2006 Medal, Community Service, and Firm Award Winners
6/05/2006
ASLA Names Six New Honorary Members 5/22/2006
Rain Bird Selected for ASLA Green Roof Project 5/19/2006
ASLA Dedicates New Green Roof at Washington, D.C. Headquarters 4/26/2006
ASLA Announces 2006 Professional Awards
4/25/2006
Making Your Home More "Green" 4/17/2006
Ohio Gratings Inc. Selected for ASLA Green Roof Project 4/12/2006
Minnesota Celebrates National Landscape Architecture Month 4/10/2006
ASLA Selects Products for New Green Roof 4/04/2006
ASLA Selects 31 Members for the Council of Fellows 4/03/2006
American Hydrotech Selected for ASLA Green Roof Project 3/16/2006
April 2006 is National Landscape Architecture Month 2/13/2006
ASLA Announces National Sponsorship of ACE Mentor Program 1/19/2006
ASLA Supports Urban Planning Report From the Bring New Orleans Back Commission 1/18/2006

2005 Press Releases
ASLA Selects Forrester Construction Company as General Contractor for Green Roof Project 12/19/2005
Maryland/Potomac Chapter Landscape Architecture Awards to be Presented at U.S. Botanic Garden 11/18/2005
ASLA 2006 Awards Call For Entries Released 10/24/2005
ASLA Inducts 41 Landscape Architects To Council Of Fellows
10/10/2005
ASLA Installs New President, Three Vice Presidents
10/10/2005
ASLA's 2005 Annual Meeting Breaks Attendance Records
10/10/2005
ASLA Announces 2005 Student Awards 08/12/2005
Golden Gate National Recreation Area North Portion to Receive 2005 Landmark Award 08/12/2005
Landscape Architect Kevin Shanley To Receive ASLA Community Service Award 08/8/2005
ASLA Announces 2005 Professional Awards 07/11/05
Peter E. Walker, FASLA, Awarded Jellicoe Gold Medal 06/29/05
ASLA 2005 Medals and Firm Award Recipients Selected 05/31/05
ASLA Names Eight New Honorary Members 05/16/05
Mississippi Landscape Architecture Community to Promote Active Living and Good Design to Students, Boy Scouts 04/13/05
Illinois Landscape Architects to Promote Career Discovery, Active Living, and Good Design to Schools 04/13/05
Minnesota Landscape Architects to Promote Active Living at New City School, Exhibit at the State Capitol 04/12/05
Indiana Landscape Architects to Promote Active Living, Earth Day, and Awards
04/07/05
Michigan ASLA Chapter Plans School Walkability Audits 04/05/05
ASLA To Install Green Roof On Washington, DC, Headquarters 04/04/05
National Landscape Architecture Month Video News Release 03/25/05
ASLA Releases 2005 Awards Call for Entries 02/28/05
Landscape Architecture Career Discovery Resources Now Available Online
02/07/05
National Landscape Architecture Month Set for April 2005 01/26/05
ASLA Business Indicators Survey Released 01/10/05

2004 Press Releases
ASLA Elevates 32 Members to Council of Fellows 11/23/04
ASLA Inducts 2005 President 11/17/04
Landscape Architect Co-Hosts New Television Series 09/27/04
ASLA 2004 Student Award Recipients Selected 09/13/04
ASLA and National Trust Announce 2004 Landmark Award 08/16/04
ASLA Announces 2004 Community Service Award 08/16/04
Security Design Information Now Available Online
08/05/04
ASLA 2004 Professional Award Recipients Selected
07/13/04
ASLA 2004 Medals and Firm Award Recipients Selected 06/08/04
ASLA Salary Survey Released 05/19/04
National Landscape Architecture Month - April 2004 03/02/04
ASLA Releases 2004 Awards Call for Entries: Impressive Jury Announced 01/26/04

2003 Press Releases
Salaries Increase for Landscape Architecture Grads 12/15/03
ASLA Inducts 2004 President 12/01/03
ASLA Names Seven New Honorary Members 11/13/03
Carville, Kotkin, and Thomas Among Speakers to Address Landscape Architects 10/28/03
ASLA Announces 2003 Student Awards 10/10/03
ASLA New Orleans Expo Sold Out 09/25/03
ASLA Elevates 35 Members to Council of Fellows 07/22/03
ASLA Announces 2003 Awards 06/25/03
ASLA Elects President - Elect, Three Vice Presidents 06/16/03
ASLA Medals and Firm Award Recipients Selected 05/14/03
Landscape Architecture Wins SNAP Award 05/01/03
Federal Highway Administration Awards Program Recognizes Work of Landscape Architects 04/25/03
University of Arizona Reverses Decision to Close Landscape Architecture Program 04/15/03
Tree Planting on U.S. Capitol Grounds Honors Landscape Architect Ian McHarg
04/23/03
0ASLA Awards Call for Entries Released 3/14/03
ASLA Assembles Impressive Awards Jury 02/21/03
National Landscape Architecture Week 02/03/03
Landscape Architecture Community Opposes U of Arizona Plan to Close School of Landscape Architecture — 01/16/03
Founder of Earth Day Receives Coveted Olmsted Medal for Environmental Stewardship — 01/15/03
Founder of Earth Day Receives Coveted Olmsted Medal — 01/10/03


ASLA inducts new Fellows: 32 Landscape Architects Honored — 12/02/02
ASLA Medal Awarded to the late Disney Landscape Architect Morgan "Bill" Evans, FASLA — 11/11/02
Jot D. Carpenter Teaching Medal Goes to Kansas State University's Alton "Tony" A. Barnes, Jr. — 11/11/02
ASLA Awards 2002 LaGASSE Medals — 11/08/02
Eagle Point and ASLA Formalize Agreement — 10/08/02
Using technology to creat better communities — 07/22/02
Susan Jacobson, FASLA selected ASLA President-Elect — 06/20/02
Need a Landscape Architect? Check out the ASLA Firm Finder — 05/30/02
ASLA Hosts National Landscape Architecture Week Gala Events April 27 in Washington, DC
Ohio Media Alert — new 04/23/02
ASLA's Products Profiles & Directory Introduced as a New Online Resource for Landscape Professionals — new 04/18/02
Symposium Examines the Future of Landscape Architecture in Urban Environments — new 04/02/02
Argust Testifies on Proposed Security Enhancements for Washington Monument — new 2/7/02


New Survey Tracks Prospects for Graduating Landscape Architecture Students 12/20/01
Security Design Coalition Convened 11/30/01
ASLA Hosts a Meeting of the Minds on Licensure 11/15/01
Landscape Architectural Organizations Form Strategic Licensure Partnership 10/23/01
Director of N.C. Main Street Program Installed as President of ASLA 09/28/01
Statement on 2001 ASLA Annual Meeting Cancellation — online 09/21/01
New Fellows Inducted to ASLA 09/26/01
2001 ASLA Professional Awards Announced — View projects online! 09/21/01
AIA "Trust" Opens Enrollment to ASLA Members — 09/07/01
ASLA Joins Forces with McGraw Hill Construction Information Group
Paul Morris elected ASLA President for 2002 — 2003 06/25/01
LANDSCAPE ARCHITECT WINS BRONZE AT CHELSEA 05/30/01
Warren Klink Returns Medal to Officials at Prestigious RHS Flower Show
COST OF CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS LOWERED FOR ASLA MEMBERS: Prices Reflect New Online Format of Sessions 05/15/01
ASLA MEDALLISTS ANNOUNCED 05/15/01
CREATING LANDSCAPES FOR BETTER EDUCATION
LEADING LANDSCAPE ARCHITECT, IAN MCHARG, DIES AT 80
ASLA President Len Hopper, FASLA, discussed the use of genetically modified plants with Today Programme co — host James McNaughty on November 29, 2000.
Text transcript of interview
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ASLA became involved in the issue of genetically modified plants in June 2000. Since then, ASLA has called on the USDA for a moratorium on new product approvals until a review of current approval process is conducted. For more on ASLA position, click here.
ASLA TESTIFIES ON NATIONAL MALL MASTER PLAN
Rutgers Professor Awarded First Jot D. Carpenter Medal
GSA, ASLA Partnership To Make Public Areas Friendlier
Partnering Charter
LaGasse Medal Awarded to Jack Dangermond
ASLA'S 2000 MEETING AND EXPO IN ST. LOUIS, THE GATEWAY TO THE WEST
LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTS ANNOUNCE SUPPORT FOR SAVE OUR SCENERY CAMPAIGN
ASLA AWARDS PRESTIGIOUS MEDALS AND HONORARY MEMBERSHIP
Landscape Architects, Senator and Governor Receive Society's Highest Honors
DESIGN CHARETTE WILL TURN OAK KNOLL INTO A SCULPTURE PARK
Landscape Architects from Across the Country Volunteer Services
ASLA'S 2000 MEETING AND EXPO IN ST. LOUIS, THE GATEWAY TO THE WEST — Smart Growth Leader Governor Glendening To Address Meeting
ASLA NAMES NEW EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT
ASLA KEY PARTNER ON WHITE HOUSE LIVABLE COMMUNITIES PROGRAM
Landscape Architects Will Design Millennium Groves Across America
ASLA NAMES THREE NEW VICE PRESIDENTS FOR 2000-2002
CHANGE IN MANAGEMENT AT LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE MAGAZINE
ON-LINE CONTRACT DOCUMENTS HELP PROTECT LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTS
ASLA's Free Service Provides Members with Sample Legal Contracts for Business Use
LANDSCAPE ARCHITECT GARNERS INTERNATIONAL AWARD
World-renowned Ian McHarg Recognized for Scientific Achievement in City Planning
ASLA CEO LEAVES ASSOCIATION WORLD FOR HI-TECH VENTURE
Experienced ASLA Staff Member Leads Transition Team
AMERICA NEEDS MORE LIVABLE COMMUNITIES
National Organizations Join Together to Advocate Federal Action
HISTORY OF LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE CELEBRATED IN NEW BOOK
ASLA’s CENTENNIAL ANNUAL MEETING LARGEST EVER
Best — Selling Year in History for EXPO
EPA HEAD PRAISES CONTRIBUTION OF LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTS
Browner Calls for Passing of Better America Bonds Initiative
362 HISTORIC SITES ACROSS COUNTRY HONORED WITH CENTENNIAL MEDALLIONS
Landscape Architects Announce Winners at Award Ceremony June 29th on Capitol Grounds
U.S. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR PRJECTS MORE THAN 21% JOB GROWTH FOR LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE
SUPPLIERS PLAYING LARGER ROLE IN ASLA
ASLA MEMBER TO C0-CHAIR CONGRESSIONAL LIVABLE COMMUNITIES TASK FORCE
Congressman Bob Weygand (D-RI) Puts Landscape Architects in Leadership Role
ASLA OFFERS STRONG SUPPORT TO NEW WHITE HOUSE PROPOSALS
Working With Federal Agencies to Green America
U.S. NEWS AND WORLD REPORT NAMES LANDSCAPE ARCHTECTURE RUNNER-UP HOT TRACK PROFESSION