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Environmental Landscaping

Academic Department: Career Education
Main Office: BLDG09 103
Phone Ext: 8200
Main Numbers: (415) 457-8811  /  (415) 883-2211
 
In-depth information about each program is available in the Course Catalog, including program descriptions, faculty lists, degree requirements, and course listings. The Course Catalog is available to view and print in PDF* format.
About the Program

Environmental landscaping is more than making the world around us a beautiful place. It’s about creating environments that function practically and in harmony with nature. It’s growing plants, designing the spaces, and installing the landscapes. The courses are designed to meet the needs of both the home gardener and the professional gardener wanting to gain more knowledge in environmental landscaping. The field is appealing to those wanting to work in outdoor occupations, as well as those who like to work with high-tech equipment. This curriculum is designed so that graduates, depending on their interest, abilities, and achievement, may qualify for employment in a wide variety of capacities.

Career Options
Arboriculture (Tree Care), Commercial Landscape Management, Environmental Planning, Interiorscape Design and Maintenance, Landscape Design and Installation, Landscape Irrigation, Landscape Salesperson, Nursery Specialist/Propagator, Park Supervision, Residential and Estate Maintenance, Retail Nursery Sales, Wholesale Nursery Production

Transfer
Students planning to transfer to a four-year institution should complete the lower division major requirements and general education pattern for the appropriate transfer institution and major. Exact major requirements for UC and CSU institutions can be found on www.assist.org. Please see a counselor for more information as curriculum requirements may vary among transfer universities.

A.S. in Environmental Landscaping, Occupational
(Certificate of Achievement in Landscape Construction and Design Concepts Specialty, Landscape Maintenance Specialty, and Nursery Management Specialty also awarded)
This curriculum is designed so that graduates, depending on their interests, abilities, and achievement, may qualify for employment in a wide variety of capacities.

See Catalog for more information

Department Phone: (415) 883-2211 Ext. 8200
Faculty

NameSend EmailOfficePhone
Agudelo-Silva, Fernando fagudelosilva@marin.edu SMN 331 7397
Campbell, John C jccampbell@marin.edu BLDG09 102 8147
da Silva, Paul G PdaSilva@marin.edu SMN 330 7542
Hansen, Dennis R dhansen5@marin.edu  
Hornback, Robert C rhornback@marin.edu  
Thunstrom, Paul I pthunstrom1@marin.edu  
Wilder, Arron S awilder@marin.edu BLDG28 FARM 8307
Current and Future Courses

TermSection (CRN)CourseDatesDaysTimeCampusRoomInstructor
Spring 2018 11493 ELND 109S - Organic Farming: Spring 01/20/18-05/18/18 W 09:10-11:00 IVC BLDG03 154 Campbell, John
11493 ELND 109S - Organic Farming: Spring 01/20/18-05/18/18 W 09:10-11:00 IVC BLDG03 154 Wilder, Arron
11493 ELND 109S - Organic Farming: Spring 01/20/18-05/18/18 W 11:10-14:00 IVC BLDG28 FARM Wilder, Arron
12145 ELND 116S - CA Native Plant ID 01/20/18-05/18/18 T 09:10-11:00 IVC BLDG03 154 da Silva, Paul
12145 ELND 116S - CA Native Plant ID 01/20/18-05/18/18 T 11:10-14:00 IVC BLDG03 154 da Silva, Paul
12145 ELND 116S - CA Native Plant ID 01/20/18-05/18/18 T 11:10-14:00 IVC BLDG03 154 Hornback, Robert
12829 ELND 150 - Integrated Pest Management 01/20/18-05/18/18 F 09:00-11:00 IVC BLDG03 154 Agudelo-Silva, Fernando
12829 ELND 150 - Integrated Pest Management 01/20/18-05/18/18 F 09:00-11:00 IVC BLDG03 154 da Silva, Paul
12829 ELND 150 - Integrated Pest Management 01/20/18-05/18/18 F 11:10-14:00 IVC BLDG03 154 Hornback, Robert
11665 ELND 190 - Irrigation of Landscapes/Farms 01/20/18-05/18/18 T 18:30-20:30 IVC BLDG03 154 Hansen, Dennis
11665 ELND 190 - Irrigation of Landscapes/Farms 01/20/18-05/18/18 T 18:30-20:30 IVC BLDG03 154 Thunstrom, Paul
11665 ELND 190 - Irrigation of Landscapes/Farms 01/20/18-05/18/18 T 18:30-20:30 IVC BLDG03 154 Wilder, Arron
11665 ELND 190 - Irrigation of Landscapes/Farms 01/20/18-05/18/18 R 18:30-21:30 IVC BLDG03 154 Hansen, Dennis
Fall 2018 83145 ELND 100 - Career Skills in Landscaping 08/18/18-10/13/18 M 18:10-21:30 IVC HORT 1 Hansen, Dennis
83145 ELND 100 - Career Skills in Landscaping 08/18/18-10/13/18 M 18:10-21:30 IVC HORT 1 Thunstrom, Paul
81964 ELND 101 - Intro Sustainable Landscaping 08/18/18-12/08/18 R 09:10-11:00 IVC HORT 1 Agudelo-Silva, Fernando
81964 ELND 101 - Intro Sustainable Landscaping 08/18/18-12/08/18 R 09:10-11:00 IVC HORT 1 Hornback, Robert
81964 ELND 101 - Intro Sustainable Landscaping 08/18/18-12/08/18 R 11:10-14:00 IVC HORT 1 Hornback, Robert
83147 ELND 109 - Principles/Practices Org Farm 08/18/18-12/08/18 W 09:10-11:00 IVC HORT 1 Wilder, Arron
83147 ELND 109 - Principles/Practices Org Farm 08/18/18-12/08/18 W 11:10-14:00 IVC HORT 1 Wilder, Arron
83146 ELND 115A - Plants for Marin Landscapes I 08/18/18-10/13/18 T 09:10-11:00 IVC HORT 1 da Silva, Paul
83146 ELND 115A - Plants for Marin Landscapes I 08/18/18-10/13/18 T 11:10-14:30 IVC HORT 1 Hornback, Robert
83196 ELND 191 - Constr. Skills - Raised Beds 08/18/18-10/13/18 S 09:10-11:00 IVC HORT 1 Hansen, Dennis
83196 ELND 191 - Constr. Skills - Raised Beds 08/18/18-10/13/18 S 11:10-14:30 IVC HORT 1 Campbell, John
83196 ELND 191 - Constr. Skills - Raised Beds 08/18/18-10/13/18 S 11:10-14:30 IVC HORT 1 Hansen, Dennis

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