Posts made in February, 2016

Rethinking Parks

Posted by on Feb 18, 2016 in Arboriculture | 0 comments

Rethinking Parks ? I have just listened to a rather depressing webinar on The Landscape Institute Web site on Rethinking Parks.  (It may not be available for you to open yet- so watch this space.) It made me ask myself why Parks are so important? Not just for me but why they are essential to the fabric of a healthy and democratic society? Why are horticulturists essential to our Parks and why would a loss of 50% of the Parks’ skilled workforce be a disaster for them? These are the questions that we should be asking ourselves, not how can we “make parks pay?” alias the...

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