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Shawn Maestretti and Leigh Adams of Studio Petrichor present Regenerative Landscapes and Climate Adaptation. This timely and informative presentation has been well received by audiences across California and has created a ripple effect into our communities.
Regenerative Landscapes and Climate Adaptation draws upon Nature's processes to highlight the growing climate crisis, bringing solutions to the surface, and empowering communities to protect natural, living systems. Embracing real-life solutions, accessible to homeowners, garden enthusiasts, communities, municipalities, and landscape professionals, this timely and informative presentation immediately engages the audience to provide a blueprint for inspired actions.
1.Understanding that current, standard practices are not helping the environment.
2. Connecting viewers to old as dirt solutions.
3. Proof of concept how we are making changes and inviting others to do the same.
Shawn Maestretti and Leigh Adams
S h a w n M a e s t r e t t i , t h e p r i n c i p a l o f S t u d i o P e t r i c h o r a n d t h e c r e a t o r o f t h e t a l k s e r i e s , ‘R e g e n e r a t i v e L a n d s c a p e s a n d t h e C l i m a t e C r i s i s ’, h a s b e e n d e s i g n i n g t h o u g h t f u l , e n g a g i n g , v i b r a n t g r e e n s p a c e s a n d environmentally-sensible gardens since 2006. Shawn is a designer, plantsman, licensed landscape architect, certified arborist, licensed landscape contractor, and educator. His unique background combines extensive horticultural experience, strong composition skills, and environmentally-sensible practices with a wide palette of visually and textually interesting California-friendly plants — breathing new life and a sense of place into every garden. Leigh Adams is a consultant, educator, eco-sensitive designer and horticultural interpreter at Studio Petrichor and Metabolic Studio. She has trained many county agencies in regenerative practices as well as conducting hands-on workshops with local schools and professional groups. Her love of collaboration and education infuse all aspects of her work, leaving participants with a profound sense of empowered accomplishments. One of her most impactful legacies is the Crescent Farm at the Los Angeles County Arboretum.