Topic: Sustainable Sites Initiative

SITES Program Certifies Sustainable Landscape Projects from Seattle to Atlanta

Aug. 7, 2014

The Sustainable Sites Initiative (SITES) program has certified four new landscapes, including a pocket park in Washington state, a mixed-use development in northern California, a historic Civil-War era preserve in New York, and the headquarters of an architecture firm in Georgia.

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$1 Million Gift to Create Family Garden at Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

April 25, 2012

Luci Baines Johnson and Ian Turpin have donated $1 million to the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center of The University of Texas at Austin to develop a Family Garden that will bear their name.

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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