Chesapeake Bay Landscape Professional Riparian Buffer Training certificate (CBLP-Buffers)

Riparian Buffers for Landscape Professionals

Join us for the Fall 2023 CBLP-Buffers course.  

  • Buffer Basics Webinar – September 26, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
  • Implementation Field Workshop – September 28, Gettysburg, PA or October 10, central VA, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
  • Maintenance Field Workshop – October 5, Gettysburg, PA or October 12, central VA, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

This  comprehensive course on planning, implementing, and managing riparian buffers is designed for landscape professionals, government employees, nonprofit staff, as well as others who work on buffers. It is comprised of a series of videos, interactive webinars, and in-person field workshops. Field workshops will be repeated in Pennsylvania and Virginia.

The program was developed in collaboration with the James River Riparian Buffer Consortium, the James River Association, Alliance for the Chesapeake Bay, Penn State College of Agricultural Sciences, the City of Lancaster, PA, and other partners.

Registration for the upcoming session of CBLP-Buffers will open in May.  Choose the full 3-part course or the standalone Buffer Basics webinar by clicking the images below.

Scholarships are available.