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´╗┐Justice, Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Action Plan

Following the ASLA-NCC statement in support and solidarity with Black people and Black Lives Matter, (read the full statement here), the Chapter has worked to establish an understanding of the current state of our Chapter, acknowledged our strengths, weaknesses and opportunities surrounding Justice, Equity, Diversity and Inclusion and [...]

2020-06-30T12:24:13-07:00June 30th, 2020|

ASLA-NCC Executive Committee Elections

It's that time of year again! Voting is open for Northern California Chapter elections. ASLA Full and Associate members can cast votes for the following Executive Committee positions: - President-Elect - Vice President - Secretary - Treasurer - CCASLA Representative - At Large Member (Multiple positions available) Polls [...]

2020-06-25T10:15:00-07:00June 24th, 2020|

Covid 19 Resources

As we face this unprecedent crisis in our community and across the nation, we understand many firms have been effected - whether that is working from home or the loss of business. In this troubled time, the ASLA-NCC is here to support our members and will provide information [...]

2020-06-19T17:26:41-07:00June 19th, 2020|

ASLA Student Membership is FREE

On May 1, ASLA flipped the switch and made student membership free. In just the first month, ASLA student membership jumped from 1,473 to 3,049 students, an increase of 107 percent. These new members represent 40 countries and 159 academic institutions around the world. Four out of five [...]

2020-06-19T11:49:33-07:00June 19th, 2020|

ASLA NCC Black Lives Matter Statement

ASLA Northern California Members, Today, the Executive Committee of your Chapter writes to you in a time of grief and despair. The murders of Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor, and George Floyd have ignited outrage over the deadly assault of racism against Black people in America. We acknowledge the [...]

2020-06-10T20:09:07-07:00June 10th, 2020|

ASLA-NCC Call for Nominations

The ASLA- Northern California Chapter is Seeking Nominations for the 2020/2021 Executive Committee Nominations due by Tuesday, June 16, 2020 Who we are looking for? Our chapter is seeking candidates who are interested in the advancement and advocacy of the landscape architecture profession, committed to their community, and willing [...]

2020-06-03T09:58:42-07:00April 21st, 2020|

Sharks Night 2020

"SHAAARRKKKSSSS!" ASLA-NCC kicked off 2020 with our first event of the new year: the annual Sharks Night! Sharks Night is part of our annual events, and is one of our leading events in the South Bay area! On January 29th, ASLA-NCC members joined together at the SAP Center aka [...]

2020-04-13T14:03:46-07:00April 12th, 2020|

Crop Diversity Can Buffer the Effects of Climate Change

The researchers found that farms with diverse crops planted together provide more secure, stable habitats for wildlife and are more resilient to climate change than the single-crop standard that dominates today's agriculture industry.BY SARAH CAFASSO, STANFORD NATURAL CAPITAL PROJECTHow we farm can guard against climate change and protect critical [...]

2020-04-06T17:06:23-07:00April 6th, 2020|