October 20, 2011 Edit
Via ASLA Nationals
There may be a new green professional credential for design and construction professionals on the horizon. The Sustainable Sites Initiative™ (SITES™) has launched a survey on the feasibility of professional credentialing and project certification.
SITES is currently working with the Green Building Certification Institute, which manages the certification and credentialing programs for the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design Green Building Rating Systems™. To take the survey, visit: http://www.zoomerang.com/Survey/WEB22B6G46AKF7.
The survey is open until Wednesday, November 2, and respondents are eligible to win a $100 Amazon gift card. For questions about the survey, please contact Will Terrill with the subject “SITES Survey” at firstname.lastname@example.org.
To learn more about SITES, visit www.sustainablesites.org
About the Sustainable Sites Initiative
The Sustainable Sites Initiative™ (SITES™) is an interdisciplinary partnership led by the American Society of Landscape Architects, the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center at The University of Texas at Austin and the United States Botanic Garden to transform land development and management practices with the nation's first voluntary rating system for sustainable landscapes, with or without buildings. For more information, visit www.sustainablesites.org.