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Atlantic Green Forum & Design Charrette, October 20-22, 2013, St. John’s, NL

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Join Landscape Newfoundland and Labrador at the 2013 Atlantic Green Forum and Design Charrette October 20-22.

In its fifth year, the 2013 forum theme is “Living buildings – inside and out”, including the value of green spaces (social, economical, environmental and health) and how to best incorporate them into developments across Newfoundland and Labrador. With a combination of local, provincial and national speakers, this event is the premier opportunity to learn from and network with experts, government officials and municipal staff, landscape architects, builders, and other green industry professionals.

The Forum agenda includes the following presentations and speakers:

  • Key note speaker Richard Zurawski, a documentary film maker, writer, meteorologist, television and radio host, public speaker, PhD student and University Lecturer.
  • Dr. Ted Callanan, Memorial University, explains the role of the natural environment on mental health
  • Corner Brook Mayor Neville Greeley shares the town’s story about the path leading to LEED certification, including installation of its green roof and the benefits and pitfalls experienced to date
  • Panelists discuss LEED and living buildings and the ways development will continue to evolve in our race to manage the affects of climate change.
  • and more!

Visit http://members.landscapenl.com/atlantic-green-forum-design-c/ to see updates and to register.

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