Alice Eckerson is a licensed Landscape Architect with over 30 years of experience in residential, urban, and institutional design. She holds a Master's Degree in Landscape Architecture from the University of Virginia and a Bachelor of Arts in Studio Art from Connecticut College, and started Eckerson Design Associates in 1997. Alice was an instructor at NYBG for 20 years, teaching in the Landscape Design Certificate Program and the School of Professional Horticulture, and has received awards such as the American Society of Landscape Architects' Merit Award for Design Excellence via her project "Beech Haven," and ASLA's Award of Honor for Excellence in the study of Landscape Architecture..
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Explore the importance of managing storm water runoff utilizing low-impact design techniques. Through lectures, demonstrations, in-class projects, and assignments, learn to identify potential effects of runoff and how to develop a drainage plan to meet the needs of each site. Also, learn to recogniz more...