Topic: Landscape architecture

Sustainable Landscape Rating System Available for Worldwide Use

June 24, 2014

The most comprehensive system for developing sustainable landscapes, the SITES v2 Rating System, has been released by the Sustainable Sites Initiative (SITES) program for use by landscape architects, designers, engineers, architects, developers, policymakers and others who work in land design and development.

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Experts for Earth Day: Researchers Offer Environmental Perspectives

April 14, 2011

Earth Day will be celebrated on Friday, April 22. Faculty experts from The University of Texas at Austin are available to discuss their research on topics ranging from the building of sustainable communities to plant ecology and environmental policies.

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Turning over a new leaf

Feb. 14, 2011

Wildflower Center ecologists help spur land use transformation through national green landscaping initiative.

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Living landscape

Feb. 14, 2011
Living landscape

In this Q-and-A, School of Architecture Dean Fritz Steiner chimes in on the role landscape architecture plays in the sustainability movement.

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What It Takes to Make a Sustainable Landscape

Feb. 14, 2011