Presentation by Charles Tracy, Landscape Architect, National Park Service. Charles Tracy is a landscape architect with the National Park Service who guides long-distance trail development and landscape conservation for the newly-designated New England National Scenic Trail. On the national level, he specializes in partnerships with artists and art organizations to expand the role of artist-in-residency programs in national parks and the use of art as a catalyst for inspiring environmental stewardship.
The Zube lecture series is named for Ervin Zube, former head of LARP from 1974 to 1980. Professor Zube is internationally known for his leadership in developing a culture of academic research in the profession of landscape architecture. His research has made numerous seminal contributions to landscape planning theory and practice.