Landscape Architecture

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Design Quarterly

Canadian landscape professionalism honoured

The 17th Annual National Awards of Landscape Excellence (NALE) recognizes the high level of professionalism in the industry.
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Design Quarterly

CSLA Awards of Excellence winners announced

The Canadian Society of Landscape Architects (CSLA) has announced the recipients of the Awards of Excellence with 13 projects receiving a national award.
landscape excellence professionalism

Design Quarterly

LACF landscape charter scholarship announced

The Landscape Architecture Canada Foundation (LACF) has launched a new scholarship for Masters students of landscape architecture.
landscape excellence professionalism

Design Quarterly

CSLA College of Fellows to induct new members

The CSLA College of Fellows will welcome nine new members during the CSLA Congress to be held May 7-8, 2019, in Vancouver.
CSLA landscape architecture

Design Quarterly

CSLA honours landscape architecture excellence

Canadian landscape architecture excellence was honoured with the CSLA announcing the winners of its 2019 Awards of Excellence.

Design Quarterly

Power of landscape architecture

Landscape design is frequently overlooked in projects but it is fundamental for creating a sense of place and discerning the spirit of the land.
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Design Quarterly

Oberlander awarded Governor General’s Medal

Oberlander awarded Governor General's Medal

Design Quarterly

New Canadian Landscape Standard released

The Canadian Nursery Landscape Association and the Canadian Society of Landscape Architects have released the Canadian Landscape Standard (CLS) First Edition. Based on the highly

REMI Network

Rating system launches for green landscapes

U.S.-based Green Business Certification Inc. (GBCI) has launched its new rating system for developing sustainable landscapes.
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Canadian Facility Management & Design

Design team selected for T.O. waterfront park

Aitken Place Park, a new 3,000-square-metre park planned for the Toronto waterfront, will be designed by landscape architecture firms Thomas Balsey Associates and Scott Torrance Landscape Architect Inc. The companies, based out of New York and Toronto respectively, were selected to collaborate on the project by Waterfront Toronto.

Canadian Facility Management & Design

Landscape Architecture degree offered in Calgary

As of September 2015, the University of Calgary will offer a Master of Landscape Architecture (MLA) degree program through the Faculty of Environmental Design (EVDS). The program will be the first of its kind in Canada since 1980 and the only one in Alberta.

Building Strategies & Sustainability

Horticultural practices for green roofs

When designing a green roof, three elements have to be optimized: drainage, growing media and plants.