About WI ASLA

Welcome to the WI-ASLA Chapter website. This site is designed as an information portal to provide you with current information and opportunities within the local chapter.

WI-ASLA is the Wisconsin Chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) which represents more than 175 professionals, allied professionals and students in the landscape architecture profession through advocacy, education, communication, and fellowship. ASLA, the national organization, has more than 15,000 members and 49 chapters, representing all 50 states, U.S. territories, and 58 countries around the world.

As a licensed profession in the state of Wisconsin, landscape architecture encompasses the analysis, planning, design, management, and stewardship of the natural and built environments. Landscape Architectural projects range from academic campuses, conservation and natural areas, historic landscapes, parks and recreation, transportation corridors, urban design, water resources, and commercial and residential properties. To learn more about landscape architecture visit www.asla.org or www.wiasla.com.

Our mission aligns with the National ASLA.  The purpose of the Wisconsin Chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects “shall be the advancement of education and skill in the art and science of landscape architecture and the promotion of the profession of landscape architecture as an instrument of service in the public welfare.  To this end the Chapter shall seek to effectuate within the Chapter territory the aims and policies of the American Society of Landscape Architects, Inc.”  We offer our members the opportunity to network, build business, and expand their professional knowledge and expertise.  The Chapter also promotes the discipline of landscape architecture and advocates policy positions that advance sustainable, appropriate, and environmentally friendly practices.

Resources and Links

  • ASLA
    • American Society of Landscape Architects
  • LAM
    • Landscape Architecture Magazine
  • The Dirt
    • THE DIRT TM blog covers the latest news on the built and natural environments and features stories on landscape architecture. Published weekly, THE DIRT explores design and policy developments related to land and water use, urbanization, transportation, and climate change.
  • The Field
    • ASLA Professional Practice Network Blog
  • CLARB
    • The Council of Landscape Architectural Registration Boards
  • LA CES
    • Landscape Architecture Continuing Education System