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Elements of Sustainable Site Design

July 23, 2013 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Penn State Center is offering a series of afternoon workshops geared towards the specifics of sustainable site design.  The first set of workshops will individually focus on soils, vegetation, and water – information needed for future certification through U.S. Green Building Certification Institute. 

Landscape architects and engineers can earn three (3) Professional Development Hours (PDHs) per workshop.  Remember for landscape architects, up to  12 PDHs can be carried over to the next licensure period ending May 31, 2015.  Attend one or all the upcoming workshops taught by Penn State experts in their field.

The cost per workshop with lunch is $95, Students $50. 

To register contact Mary Ann Farrell, 412-263-1000
Checks payable to: Penn State
Mail to: The Penn State Center, 1001 Liberty Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15222

Wednesday, May 15, 12-4 p.m. (lunch provided)
Shades of Green and Brown: Vegetation and Site Design
Robert D. Berghage, PhD

Thursday, June 13, 12-4 p.m. (lunch provided)
Sustainable While Stormwater Design
Stuart Echols, PhD

Tuesday, July 23 (rescheduled from 5/1/13), 12-4 p.m. (lunch provided)
Building From The Ground Up: Focusing on Foundation-soils
Jack Watson, PhD


July 23, 2013
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Penn State Extension, Allegheny County, 3rd Floor
400 North Lexington Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15208 United States


The Penn State Center