Webinar Title: AT21-437 Webinar Native Landscape Certification Program Level 1 – Online, Austin
AT-VMS: AT: Native Plant Society of Texas (Enter AT#, Class Title as posted, Name of NPSOT Chapter, and Presenter)
Comments: AT21-437 Webinar Native Landscape Certification Program Level 1 – Online, Austin, Presenters: Jane Tillman, Cathy Nordstrom, Meg Inglis (AT=7.25)
Webinar Date: 10/23/2021
Webinar Time: 9:00a-1:45p
Webinar Date: 10/24/2021
Webinar Time: 9:00a-11:30a
Learn about the benefits of native plants, desirable plants for your area and design considerations for your landscape. NLCP is a state-wide program, but classes focus on the characteristics and plants in the region in which they are taught. NOTE: Class is specific to the Austin area and is held in 2 separate sessions.
Attend 2 Sessions to Complete Class:
1) Online Presentations: Saturday, October 23rd; 9 am – 1:45 pm
2) Online Plant Walk: Sunday, October 24th; 9 – 11:30 am
Please – only sign up for this class if you are willing to attend both online sessions.
Level 1: Introduction to Native Landscapes
Learn the value of including and preserving native plants in landscapes
Understand the differences between sustainable and conventional development
Discover your Texas ecoregion, vegetation, and soil.
Become familiar with 45 native Texas plants recommended for your landscape and 5 plants to avoid
NLCP Level 1 is a prerequisite to Levels 2 – 4, which may be taken in any order.
The Native Landscape Certification Program (NLCP) is a four level certification program that teaches the value of including and preserving native plants in landscapes. Classes focus on the characteristics and plants of the region in which they are taught. Check it out @ https://npsot.org/wp/nlcp/course-descriptions!
Level 1: $45 for all
Levels 2, 3, 4 and Native Landscapes for Birds:
$50 – Native Plant Society of Texas (NPSOT) members
$65 – Non-members. Become a NPSOT member.
Registration @ https://bit.ly/3lOUUYZ
NPSOT creates an “account” for you the first time you register for an event or become a NPSOT member. All NPSOT related records are stored on this account. When you “Click to register online”, a “Log In” screen pops up. If you do not already have a login for NPSOT, set one up by filling in the email address used to complete your registration and clicking “Recover Account.” If you do not wish to login to your account, click the “X” in the upper right hand corner of the pop up screen. Account records are secure and will not be shared.
After Registration Watch for:
NPSOT registration confirmation email – check junk mail
1 week prior to class – reminder email
3 days prior to class – email with Zoom and class materials link
Jane Tillman, Cathy Nordstrom, Meg Inglis
Native Plant Society of Texas, Austin