MON-B06: Pesticides and Pollinators: Policy, Practice, Activism

American Society of Landscape Architects

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Monday, November 9, 2015
11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. CST

CM | 1.50

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Overview

Come learn about the complex relationship between pollinators, plants, and people. Investigate topics around pesticides and pollinators and how policies are creating change. Examine how pollinator habitats are equally dependent on maintenance agreements and initial landscape designs. Discover ways to support pollinators, from home landscapes to national forums. Learning Objectives - Understand how systemic pesticides applied to horticultural plant material threaten larger ecosystems. - Gain insight into city-based efforts regulate pesticide use and create pollinator friendly environments. - Learn techniques to source the right seeds/plants in your planting specs. - Gain insight into city-based efforts regulate pesticide use and create pollinator friendly environments.