• Landscape Architects
  • Architecture and Construction
  • Landscape architects plan and design land areas for projects such as parks and other recreational facilities, airports, highways, hospitals, schools, land subdivisions, and commercial, industrial, and residential sites.

What do they typically do

  • Confer with clients, engineering personnel, or architects on landscape projects
  • Prepare site plans, specifications, or cost estimates for land development
  • Develop marketing materials, proposals, or presentations to generate new work opportunities
  • Analyze data on conditions such as site location, drainage, or structure location for environmental reports or landscaping plans
  • Inspect landscape work to make sure it meets specifications; evaluate quality of materials or work; or advise clients or construction personnel
  • Prepare graphic representations or drawings of proposed plans or designs
  • Present project plans or designs to public stakeholders such as government agencies or community groups
  • Integrate existing land features or landscaping into designs

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