presentations and papers
Beyond Rio: Earth
Charter Iowa, A Community Forum on the Environment Lecture - "Greenbelts:
A Bioregional Application to the Global Environment' Des Moines, Iowa
(Drake University), February 20, 1993.
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) - Third Annual Regional Wetlands
Conference Lecture - "Raccoon River Watershed Management Plan" Kansas
City, Missouri, January 11-12, 1994.
International Symposium on Society and Resource Management Paper - "Trail
Management and University Research: The Process and Benefits of Collaboration"
Fort Collins, Colorado, June 7-10, 1994.
Soil and Water Conservation Society 49th Annual Meeting and International
Expo Lecture - "Developing a Sustainable Watershed Community: The Raccoon
River Watershed Project and the Process of Collaboration" Norfolk, Virginia,
August 7-10, 1994.
County Zoning Officials Organization State Conference Lecture - "Greenbelt
Management Plan, Watersheds, and Critical area Zoning " Des Moines, Iowa,
October 11, 1994.
Greenways Conference: Rivers, Roads, and Trails Lecture - "Greenways and
Their Relationship to the Raccoon River Valley Trail" Ames, Iowa, November
Iowa Parks Association - Park Development and Improvement Conference Lecture
- "Restoration and Ecology in Park Planning and Development" Mason City,
Iowa, November 7, 1994.
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) - Regional Wetlands Conference Paper
- "Iowa Wetland and Riparian Area Plan" (Iowa Session) Kansas City, Missouri,
Harvard University Graduate School of Design - Overview Lecture Series
Lecture - Design of a "Watershed" Cambridge, Massachusetts. November 1995
National Soil and Water Conservation Society 50th Annual Meeting and International
Expo Lecture - "Watersheds, Ecological Design and Management" Des Moines,
Iowa, August 6-9, 1995
Graduate School of Design - Lecture Series Lecture - "Ecology and Design"
Cambridge, Massachusetts. March 1996.
I'École Nationale Supérieure du Paysage Lecture - "Ecology
of the Commons" Versailles, France. May 21, 1996.
Loess Hills Seminar - Program Leader Iowa State University, College of
Design Ames, Iowa, January 17 - 18, 2000 Loess Hills Seminar, Iowa State
University Extension Lecture - "Role of ISU Extension in the Loess Hills
Extension" Ames, Iowa, January 17, 2000.
Loess Hills Seminar, Iowa State University Extension Lecture - "Planning
Concepts and Theory Applied in the Loess Hills" (Place, Landscape Systems,
Protected Landscapes, Parks and Regional Parks) Ames, Iowa, January 18,
Land Grant University Consortium - Directed Planning Meeting and Seminar
for the Great Plains Regional Environmental Initiative Iowa State University,
Kansas State University, University of Nebraska, and South Dakota State
University Omaha, Nebraska, November 7, 2000.
National French Regional Natural Park Meeting Panel (group) - "Finding
Regional Parks in Significant Sites, Greenways, and Cultural Landscapes
" Parc de Balloon Alsace, France October 16, 2000.
Iowa State University, Landscape Architecture - Noon Lecture Series Lecture
- "Inside Physical and Phenomenal Places of Scale" (Great Plains, European
Regional Parks, National River Restoration, Peri-Urban Agriculture, Life
on the Terminal Moraine) Ames, Iowa, January 15, 2001.
Iowa Planning Association - State meeting Lecture - "Return of mined and
industrial landscapes to the environment" Pella, Iowa, November 7-9, 2001
Iowa State Association of County Conservation Boards (IACCB) Lecture -
Land Use and Land Protection Measures Case studies of Iowa and European
Landscape Protection Programs Cerro Gordo County, March 9, 2002.
Environmental Design Research Association (EDRA) Paper - "Inside Physical
and Phenomenal Places of Scale - Life on the Terminal Moraine" Philadelphia,
Pennsylvania, May 22-26, 2002.
Council of Educators in Landscape Architecture (CELA) presentation "Landscape on
Your Plate" Syracuse, New York. September 25-28, 2002
Edinburgh College of Art, Ph.D. Seminar "Sustaining Local Identity in a Regional
System" Edinburgh, Scotland. November 14, 2002