SCUP Excellence in Landscape Architecture for Open Space Planning and Design
University of Wisconsin-Waukesha
Photo by Erik Schmidt
“ . . . interventions felt consistent with what had been there . . . looks like the iconic natural environment of its state—representative of their geographical location . . . strong experiential learning, community learning environment . . . about the teaching missions, which is important . . . ”
The expressed mission of the Field Station is to connect people with nature through educational activities fostering awareness, appreciation, and stewardship of our natural environment. This project provides scientific guidance for maintenance and enhancement of the unique collection of ecological communities found at the Field Station and will serve as a model for future large-scale sustainable landscape projects. There is no other similar facility in the 13 colleges of the UW system.