Landscape Preservation: An Introduction(1)
Date: 9/25/2013 - 9/26/2013
Location(s): North Carolina
Preservation: An Introduction
Greensboro, NC — September 25-26,
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. An agenda is available online at
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
AIA/CES and LA/CES. This seminar meets the
criteria for programs in the American Institute of Architects and the American
Society of Landscape Architects Continuing Education Systems. AIA and ASLA
members will receive 6 learning units each day.
Registration. A registration form is available online at
www.npi.org/register.html. The advance registration rate is available through
August 14, 2013.
Questions? Please contact us. Thank
National Preservation Institute
P.O. Box 1702, Alexandria, VA
703/765-0100; 703/768-9350 fax