Ecological Landscape Alliance Conference

Wed, 03/04/2020 to Thu, 03/05/2020
University of Massachusetts
Murray D. Lincoln Campus Center
1 Campus Center Way
Amherst, MA 01003

Attend ELA’s 26th Conference & Eco-Marketplace to reenergize your practice and prepare for spring! Network with other professionals and enjoy this year’s inspiring presentations full of information you can apply in practice. ELA offers two full days of research and field-tested expertise as well as innovative case studies on a wide variety of topics. Wednesday features two educational workshop tracks. Track One – explore soils from “micro to macro” with a dive into the intricacies of soil.... hear about the latest research, and learn how to apply new practices for results in the landscape. Track Two explores the detailed workings of meadow ecosystems and what it takes to make a successful meadow project and more. Cathy Neal  is one of the invited speakers in this track.

Thursday offers a broad range of sessions. Delve into landscape design elements from native shrubs to playscapes and larger ecological landscapes, including rain gardens and modern agricultural models. Enjoy a presentation or join an idea exchange to engage with your peers on timely topics. Up your game this year. Come join the Ecological Landscape Alliance community for inspiration, education, and new opportunities.


Packages and meal options vary