The mission of the American Society of Landscape Architects is to lead, educate and participate in the careful stewardship, wise planning, and artful design of our cultural and natural environments.  The Twin States Conference is a partnership of the Mississippi and Alabama Chapters of ASLA, established to promote these goals; to showcase the beauty, culture and history of each state; and is the Chapters’ primary fundraising activity each year.


2016 Alabama & Mississippi ASLA Twin States Conference

April 7th-9th, 2016 - The Mill at MSU Starkville, Mississippi

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Keynote Speaker

James Urban, FASLA

James Urban, FASLA, Urban Trees + Soils, *specializes in the design of trees and soils in urban spaces, and has written and lectured extensively on the subject of urban tree planting. His 2008 book ‘Up By Roots: Healthy Trees and Soils in the Built Environment’, is one of the principle tree and soil references. In 2007 he was awarded the ASLA Medal of Excellence for his contribution the profession of Landscape
Architecture. He is the 2013 recipient of the International Society of Arboriculture - Award of Achievement for long-term contributions to
their profession.