Natural Design Workshop

A Two-Day Course Developed by Larry Weaner

Sponsored by New Directions in the American Landscape(NDAL)


Date/Time:   Tuesday, March 19 & Wednesday, March 20 (8:30 am - 4:30 pm)

                               (Registration & Continental Breakfast -- 8:30 am - 9:00 am)    

Organizer:  Larry Weaner, New Directions in the American Landscape (NDAL)

Location: Black Rock Forest -  Lodge at 239 Reservoir Road, Cornwall, NY 12518

Description:  New Directions in the American Landscape will hold an intensive two-day natural design workshop on March 19th & 20th at Black Rock Forest in Cornwall, NY. This program will provide concrete, real world guidance for designing and documenting all phases of native landscape development. Topics covered will include plant selection criteria, plant recommendations, ecological process-based management specifications, and guidance for maximizing the aesthetic and experiential appeal these landscapes can provide.

Registration is Required.  Fee.

Parking is limited; carpooling is advised.

This event is organized and run by the New Directions in the American Landscape (NDAL).   Program details and registration information or please visit 

(please direct all question for this event to NDAL, not to Black Rock Forest)

Lodging is available for this event in the Black Rock Forest - Lodge (Consortium members $30/each/night, Non-Consortium members $40/each/night)  10 rooms with bunkbeds - #/room varies by room (No private room, unless pay for entire room)