Toward An Urban Ecology at ASLA 2016

Oct 20, 2016

SCAPE will be holding a book signing of the newly released, Toward An Urban Ecology, with author, Kate Orff, at this year’s ASLA Annual Meeting & Expo in New Orleans. The book depicts a range of participatory and science-based strategies through the lens of SCAPE’s practice, featuring projects, collaborators, and invited essays on urban ecological design.

The signing will be taking place at the ASLA EXPO bookstore in the EXPO hall on Saturday, October 22nd, from 4:30PM-5:30PM. Don’t miss your chance to leave the ASLA conference with a signed by the author copy of Toward An Urban Ecology and learn how we can bring together social and ecological systems to sustainably remake our cities and landscapes.

For a full schedule of the firm’s involvement at the conference, please click through links below regarding field tours, education sessions and panel discussions lead by the SCAPE team.

Friday, Oct. 21: 8:00AM-5:00PM / Gena Wirth *limited seats available for tour!

(FS-008) Thicker than Water: Oil and Sediment Infrastructure of the Lower Mississippi River 

Friday, Oct. 21: 10:30AM-NOON / Kate Orff

(FRI-B06) Research and Practice: What Does It Mean? Why Do We Do it?

Saturday, Oct. 22: 4:30PM-5:30PM  / Kate Orff

Toward An Urban Ecology Book Signing at the ASLA EXPO bookstore in the EXPO hall.

Sunday, Oct. 23: 11:00AM-12:30PM / Pippa Brashear

(SUN-A04) Climate Change Policy and Practice: Innovating towards Implementation

Monday, Oct. 24: 10:00AM-12:30PM / Gena Wirth & Pippa Brashear *New design work revealed!

(MON-B06) Experimenting with Engineers: Collaborations in 21st Century Infrastructure Design