Womens History Month

New York State Announces Pollinator Plan Update

  The New York State Departments of Agriculture and Markets, Environmental Conservation (DEC), and New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation (OPRHP) has announced the 2020 Pollinator Protection Plan Update. The update outlines actions taken since the creation of the Pollinator Protection Plan and provides several recommendations to further the State’s goals to protect its pollinator populations.  This includes creating the Cooperative Honey Bee Health Improvement Plan, expanding the NYS Beekeeper Tech Team, increasing pollinator friendly habitats, […]

Black History Month

A Special Message from our ASLA-NY President

Dear ASLA-NY Members and Friends,   I have had the great honor and privilege of being elected and serving as your President for these last ten months. Even as I was running for office, I did not fathom the year that lay ahead. I moved in with my partner at the top of the year, just finished assembling our IKEA closet masterpiece, when suddenly our bedroom became my office, our frisky feline Mishka entertaining unsuspecting viewers with his unchoreographed video-conference cameos!     […]

2021 ASLA Conference on Landscape Architecture Call for Presentations

Deadline: February 24, 2021 at 11:59 PM PT. OVERVIEW The American Society of Landscape Architects is currently accepting proposals for the 2021 Conference on Landscape Architecture in Nashville, Tennessee, November 19-22, 2021. The ASLA Conference on Landscape Architecture is the largest gathering of landscape architects and allied professionals in the world—all coming together to learn, celebrate, build relationships, and strengthen the bonds of our incredibly varied professional community. We are looking for education proposals that will help to drive change […]

Winners Announced: 2020 AIANY, ASLANY T+I Design Excellence Awards

The AIANY, ASLANY  Transportation + Infrastructure Design Excellence Awards recognize exceptional design in infrastructure. The awards program is open to registered architects, landscape architects, and planners. Built and unbuilt projects will be reviewed for their innovative design approaches to transportation and infrastructure. AIANY + ASLANY will recognize projects that reflect a commitment to sustainability, community engagement, and civic architecture. CLICK HERE to see the winning projects

2021 Design Awards

DESIGN AWARDS ANNOUNCEMENT: SUBMISSION PERIOD & CEREMONY POSTPONED!     ASLA-NY values our annual awards program and its ability to highlight the tremendous projects happening in New York and the work of our amazing New York firms.    In an effort to enable wider practice participation and to have our design awards reflect the diversity of our profession, ASLA-NY feels it is important to make some changes to our program and submission requirements. Stay tuned for more information, as well as an announcement as to […]

Now Open! ASLA-NY Emerging Professional reVISION Grant

Eligibility  The Candidate must be an Emerging Professional in landscape architecture between the ages of 20 and 35 and have earned a degree or advanced degree in landscape architecture by October 1, 2020. The Candidate must be one of the following: A member of ASLA-NY, working in, or a resident of New York City or Nassau, Suffolk, Westchester, Putnam, Dutchess, Orange or Rockland county. Deadlines  Submissions will be accepted between October 16, 2020 and October 23, 2020 at 5:00 PM.  […]