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CSLA Reminders


CSLA Congress and CSLA-BCSLA Showcase
Acknowledgement, Awareness and Engagement – Landscape Architecture and Reconciliation

May 7-8, 2019, at the Westin Bayshore, Vancouver, followed by the BC Land Summit

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  • Register for the Congress
  • Learn about the tours
  • Submit a student travel grant application
  • Learn about sponsorship opportunities

CSLA Signs Joint Statement of National Professional Associations on Advancing Integrated Climate Action

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Kinngaaluk Territorial Park Featured in ASLA Magazine

The January, 2019, issue of ASLA's Landscape Architecture Magazine features an article entitled 'In the Hunt: A New Park in Nunavut, Canada, is Made to Protect Indigenous Hunting Grounds'. CSLA Fellow Chris Grosset is featured prominently in the article.

Reach for your LAM today and flip to page 62 to learn more about this CSLA Award of Excellence-winning project.


National Urban Design Awards Ceremony in Ottawa, January 7th, 2019

CLICK HERE to see the pictures of the ceremony and learn who picked up a National Urban Design Award


LACF News

LACF announces the 2019 Grant Award winners! Learn more...

The 2018 Donors list recognizes our generous supporters and reveals the total amount donated to LACF in 2018. Pretty amazing! Learn more...

Donate now and become a member of LACF by making a gift of $100 or more. Help support our mission of advancing and promoting the values of the profession of Landscape Architecture through research, communication and scholarship. Donate now...


World Landscape Architecture (WLA) Awards 

WLA recently launched the 2019 WLA Awards with a 1 March 2019 deadline for submissions. There are four categories (built - small/large/residential; conceptual) with six great jurors from around the world.

To find out about the awards go to http://worldlandscapearchitect.com/2019-wla-awards-call-for-submissions-opens/


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NLA, the Norwegian Association of Landscape Architects is hosting the 56th IFLA World Congress, Common Ground in Oslo.

Registration is now open...


Button.pngAdaptation Primers Available as a Free Download from the CSLA Website: Colleen S.L. Mercer Clarke and Alexander J. Clarke Share Valuable Research on Climate Adaptation

The Primers are divided into four manuals:

  • Primer One summarizes current science on climate change, and what it means for Canada.
  • Primer Two focuses on framing policy and planning approaches to mitigation and adaptation with special emphasis on building resilience, designing for positive transformation, and ensuring sustainability in ecosystems and societies.
  • Primer Three provides an overview of the opportunities to create resilient communities that enhance public well-being, integrate nature, and ensure a prosperous future.
  • Primer Four focuses on the options for response to rising waters, ranging from persisting in place to migration to better circumstances. 

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The MIT Press Offers CSLA Members a Generous Discount

The MIT Press is offering CSLA members a 30% discount on all titles in the landscape architecture list ordered directly from their website at https://mitpress.mit.edu/. The discount code is MCSLA30 - it can be used more than once and for multiple titles, is good for both print and e-editions, and will not expire. Learn more about John R. Stilgoe's What is Landscape?


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