Smartscape Series


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Smartscape: A Training Program for Landscape Professionals™ consists of eight classes taught by University of Arizona faculty and local business professionals.  They provide informative, research-based instruction designed to promote best landscape management practices for the urban Sonoran Desert.

This FREE series is designed for landscape professionals who are responsible for the health and beauty of landscapes in their care.

For example: Landscape Installation & Maintenance, Irrigation, Designers/Architects, Nursery, HOA/Neighborhood Association Representatives, Property Managers, Groundskeepers for Schools/Parks, Multi-Family, Commercial, and Municipal. Students are also welcome!

Dates: August 6 – September 5, 2019

Days: Tuesday and Thursday

Time: 3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Please Note – Location: Ellie Towne Community Center: 1660 W. Ruthrauff Rd.

Seating is limited. Registration is required.

Persons with a disability may request a reasonable accommodation, such as a sign language interpreter, by contacting the Pima Smartscape Program at 520-626-5161. Requests should be made as early as possible to allow time to arrange the accommodation.



REGISTERING FOR ONE CLASS SIGNS YOU UP FOR ALL CLASSES IN THE SERIES


If making up class(es), please call Debbie @ 626-5161.  Do not register here.

  • Plants, Soils, & Water
    August 6, 2019
    3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
  • Landscape Irrigation Systems
    August 8, 2019
    3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
  • Maintaining Desert Adapted Plants
    August 13, 2019
    3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
  • Landscape Water Management
    August 15, 2019
    3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
  • Landscape Design & Renovation
    August 20, 2019
    3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
  • Plant Selection & Installation
    August 22, 2019
    3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
  • Desert Adapted Plants
    August 27, 2019
    3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
  • Plant Disorders
    August 29, 2019
    3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
  • Exam
    September 3, 2019 – September 5, 2019
    3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
  • Certificates and Tucson Water Presentation
    September 5, 2019
    3:00 pm – 6:00 pm

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