Rest In Peace Blair Berkeley

It is with extreme sadness that Maglin announces the passing of Blair Berkley, Territory Manager for California, Arizona, Nevada and Hawaii. Blair had been battling cancer for the past year and despite his positive, survivor attitude, he succumbed to the disease on Friday, October 27, 2017 at the age of 38. Maglin's culture is one [...]

By | 2017-10-30T12:25:55+00:00 October 30th, 2017|Uncategorized|

We Did It!

After a year of planning and organizing we’re happy to report Southern California ASLA just pulled off one of the largest ASLA Annual Meetings ever! With over 6500 attendees, we’re now on the books as the second largest annual meeting, beating out Chicago and narrowly missing San Francisco. I’m honored to have served as Southern [...]

By | 2017-10-27T15:52:29+00:00 October 27th, 2017|Los Angeles Region, Uncategorized|

“Restoring the Hyporheic Zone of one of Seattle’s Important Salmon-Bearing Waterways”

Southern California Chapter Member, Ron Gregory brings to our attention an article featured in November's Issue of Landscape Architecture Magazine. A colleague and licensed landscape architect Shelly Solomon is also a biologist, water quality restoration specialist and an environmental filmmaker, with many years experience in resource and environmental planning, design, and compliance. Solomon has documented [...]

By | 2017-11-29T14:12:23+00:00 October 1st, 2017|Industry News, Uncategorized|

Congratulations AHBE Landscape Architecture – 2017 Parking Day Winners!

Congratulations to AHBE Landscape Architecture - the winner of the So Cal ASLA Chapter PARK(ing) Day contest for their installation in DTLA. The concept for their Parklet according to the project team was "to create an immersive landscape experience in Downtown Los Angeles that looked at what kind of benefits 200 sq. ft. of wild [...]

By | 2017-09-27T10:43:10+00:00 September 27th, 2017|Uncategorized|

38 Top Landscape Architecture Projects Earn 2017 ASLA Professional Awards

The American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) has announced its 38 professional award recipients for 2017. Selected from 465 entries, the awards recognize the best of landscape architecture in the general design, analysis and planning, communications, research, and residential design categories from the United States and around the world, plus the Landmark Award for a [...]

By | 2017-09-07T14:04:10+00:00 September 7th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Call for Proposals – ASLA Activity Book

ASLA is creating activity books as a supplemental career discovery resource to Landscape Architecture Magazine's YOUR LAND, a special print issue for young readers, and your help is needed! Do you have a local site that would work great for the activity book? ASLA is looking for site proposals to be developed and designed at [...]

By | 2017-09-07T13:53:15+00:00 September 7th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Call for Parklets at the 2018 New Partners for Smart Growth Conference – San Francisco

ASLA and the Local Government Commission (LGC) will lead the sixth annual Parklets initiative at the 2018 New Partners for Smart Growth Conference. The conference program will span three days, hosting a national audience of local elected officials and city and county staff; state and federal agency leaders; professionals in planning, transportation, public health, landscape [...]

By | 2017-08-24T12:06:27+00:00 August 24th, 2017|Uncategorized|