Deadline for Urban Ecological Regeneration Workshop

Date(s) - Friday, Jun 08, 2018
5:00 pm

Silo City


The Lyceum at Silo City will hold an Urban Ecological Regeneration Workshop from 6 p.m. Friday, June 22 to 5 p.m. Sunday, June 24 at Silo City, 85 Silo City Row, Buffalo.

The cost is $300.

Register online by June 8. A limited number of reduced rate tickets are available for students.

This immersion field training is designed to give participants an introduction to the topics and skills involved in urban ecological restoration projects. Participants will get a “boots in the mud” primer that teaches professionals, students, and interested individuals resilience techniques from experts in the field. This training workshop focuses specifically on restoration of ecosystems in urban areas. As a participant, you will get your hands dirty applying the strategies and techniques you learn to a custom project on-site.

Topics covered include:

  • Sustainability mapping
  • Riparian, upland, and wetland field ecology
  • Applied botany
  • Applied entomology
  • Basic soil science
  • Bioremediation
  • Project planning and management