Garden closes early Dec. 8-10 at 4 p.m. With Last Admission at 3 p.m. Due to Las Noches De Las Luminarias.

Sustainable Desert Landscapes Certificate

Desert Landscape School

Designing sustainable desert landscapes requires knowledge and aptitude in diverse areas such as soil sciences, hydrology, horticulture and sustainable practices in landscape management and installation. In this 20-hour program, students learn crucial concepts to design landscapes that are resilient, long-lasting and that use resources wisely. Students will learn about:

  • Desert soils
  • Water harvesting
  • Water management
  • Irrigation
  • Sustainable practices

There are no pre-requisites for this program. This is an assessment-based certificate program. Achievement of the certificate is dependent on meeting or exceeding the assessment requirements for the program.