Provides education, research, public relations, and representation services to members. Enables members to operate more effectively and to provide the public with quality plants, landscape design and installations, and related products & services.
Committed to increasing the knowledge of public garden professionals throughout North America through information sharing, professional development, networking, public awareness, and research so they have the tools to effectively serve visitors & members
Aims to develop landscape ecology as a scientific basis for analysis, planning and management of the landscapes of the world. Advances international co-operation and interdisciplinary synergism within the field, through scientific, scholarly, educational and communication activities
Strives to create neighborhoods that are thriving, healthy places to live. Specializes in participatory land use planning that creates a common vision for change and policy advocacy that turns a community's vision into reality.