Review regulations, standards, guidelines, and related laws relevant to Section 106 review. Discuss issues, problems, and "tricks of the trade," with an emphasis on ways to employ creativity and flexibility to reduce complexity and improve effectiveness.
Claudia Nissley, president, Nissley Environmental Consultants; former director, Western Office, Advisory Council on Historic Preservation and Wyoming State Historic Preservation Officer; specialist in preservation issues relating to NHPA, NEPA, CERCLA, ARPA, and NAGPRA
"Exceeded my expectations-good discussions and explanation of new regulations-good use of examples."
"[The seminar offered] creative mitigation solutions."
"[It] gave clarification of the regulations and their use in our everyday work."
"It gave a nice refresher to my past Section 106 experience."
"It took issues I knew about and expanded on them."
"The real world examples of members of the class were most helpful in clarifying the regulations."
Experienced practitioners of Section 106 review who need a general update.
ASLA members will receive 6 learning units each day for designated seminars that meet the criteria for programs in the Landscape Architecture Continuing Education System.
Confirmation of registration is sent out to registered participants one month prior to the seminar date. The confirmation includes the seminar location, hours, and a list of conveniently located hotels. Seminars generally are held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Registration is recommended at least 6 weeks prior to the seminar to secure a place and to avoid cancellations due to low enrollment.
$450 (6-week advance registration); $500 (regular registration)
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