2010 Sustainable Landscapes Conference

This conference at Marywood University in Scranton, Pa. introduced land managers and municipal officials to a wide variety of sustainability topics, such as stormwater best management practices, invasive species control and landscaping with native plants.  Click on the links below to view presentations and learn about the speakers.



Presenter Bios

Session Summaries

Photo Slide Show


Presentations and Case Studies:

School Yards Case Study - Todd Wescott, Burkavage Design Associates

Community Agriculture Case Study - Krista Schneider, Center for Landscape Design & Stewardship

Town Revitalization Case Study - Dick Snyder, Milton Enhancement Committee

Green Parking Case Study - Liz Ratchford, Factoryville Borough

Green Parks Case Study - Vinnie Cotrone, Penn State Cooperative Extension

Streambank Stabilization Case Study - John Mauser, Martins-Jacoby Creek Watershed Association 

Green State Parks - Paula DeVore, DCNR

Funding Green Parks - Tom Ford, DCNR

Riparian Buffers - Bern Sweeney, Stroud Water Research Center

Low Maintenance Landscapes - Dr. Jeff Keller, Habitat by Design

Grass and Meadows - Kevin Wenner, Game Commission

Stormwater Management BMPs - Wes Horner, Brandywine Conservancy

Invasive Plant Management - Art Gover, Penn State University