• Sylvan Kaufman
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    Posted December 6, 2016

    Dec. 8 webinar postponed

    We’ve had to postpone Ann English’s webinar to Jan. 5.  Please email me if you’ve already registered and I’ll send you the new link.  If you want to register, please wait for a week or so and you can register through CCLC’s web site.  Apologies for the sudden change of date!   Sylvan Kaufman sylvan.kaufman@gmail.com

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    Posted December 6, 2016

    Evaluating Conservation Landscape Designs Webinar Dec. 8, 7pm

    Join Landscape Architect Ann English for a webinar on Evaluating Conservation Landscape Designs, Thursday, Dec. 8 at 7pm.  Register at http://www.chesapeakelandscape.org/events/evaluating-conservation-landscape-designs/ This presentation will focus on evaluation of landscape design which includes environmental as well as aesthetic assessment.  A Conservation Landscape can take many forms and can conform to standard aesthetic assessment while providing valuable ecosystem…

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    Posted October 26, 2016

    Support for Norton Brown Herbarium, University of Maryland

    The Norton Brown Herbarium at University of Maryland will close next year unless it can raise money for operating expenses as the University seems to view it as a financial burden rather than as a resource.  I encourage you to write a letter of support for the herbarium and/or donate money to their fundraising campaign….

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    Posted October 12, 2016

    Improving Cash Flow: Better Business Practices for Landscape Professionals webinar tonight at 7pm

    Register at http://www.chesapeakelandscape.org/events/improving-cash-flow-better-business-practices-for-landscape-professionals/ Presented by Frank Crandall, Horticultural Solutions Success in business requires training, discipline & hard work. In this presentation, Frank Crandall will present proven techniques for streamlining your business practices to improve your cash flow and bottom line. Some of the topics will include: Estimating/Job Costing, Marketing, Mission/Vision, Social Media, Management Tips, and Seasonal…

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    Posted October 3, 2016

    Webinars

    The webinars for the 2016-2017 Focus on Sustainability series are posted to the CCLC web site. I would really like to pass on the responsibility for the webinar series to another volunteer next year.  I think it could use some fresh ideas.  It doesn’t take that much effort – Penny at ELA does most of…

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    Posted October 3, 2016

    Controlling Invasive Plants with Goats workshop, Oct. 15, Adkins Arboretum, Ridgely, MD

    http://adkins.donorshops.com/product/GRAZING1015/targetedgrazinggoatsforvegetationcontroloctober15.php Saturday, October 15, 10 a.m.–2 p.m. Invasive species can strangle trees, bring down limbs, and crowd out native woodland plants and animals. Machines often can’t reach problem areas, manual removal is labor intensive, and herbicides can inflict collateral damage on water, plant, and animal resources. Goats graze in places that mowers can’t reach and…

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  • Sylvan Kaufman
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    Posted September 12, 2016

    2016-2016 Focus on Sustainability Webinar Series begins Sept. 20

    The new Focus on Sustainability webinar series is now posted online at CCLC’s web site!  The first webinar will be Sept. 20 at 7pm, Reawakening Large Landscapes – Activating the Space, by Sandy Vorce of Mass Audubon’s Habitat Education Center and Wildlife Sanctuary. Webinars are free for CCLC members, $10 for non-members.  Members can also access webinars…

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    Re: [IPAC] Life changes

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    Posted May 17, 2016

    Vectorworks Class at GWU this summer!

    LEARN A CAD PROGRAM this summer!  George Washington University CPS Landscape Design Program is offering classes in Vectorworks. Have you relied on your hand drawing up to this point?  Want to improve your landscape design practice? Do you want to create designs that are easy to revise and  interface with civil engineers and architects? Why…

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  • Sylvan Kaufman
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    Posted April 27, 2016

    2016-2017 Webinar Series

    If you have ideas for speakers for the 2016-2017 webinar series, please let me know.  The planning meeting is next week.  You can also nominate yourself as a presenter!  Do we want to have a webinar on our certification program yet? Sylvan

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