MALA Announces 2011 Honour Awards Recipients

The Manitoba Association of Landscape Architects (MALA) is pleased to announce that the member firm Hilderman Thomas Frank Cram Landscape Architecture • Planning received a 2011 National Honour Award from the Canadian Society of Landscape Architects for their project “The Red River Floodway Greenway: A 100 Year Integrated Vegetation Strategy”.

The strategy, commissioned by the Manitoba Floodway Authority, promises to be one of the largest native prairie restoration projects in North America, weaving together food production, agro-forestry, alternative grazing practices, carbon sequestration, habitat restoration, recreation, interpretation, and economic development.

The award will be presented at the CSLA National Congress in Iqaluit, July 15, 2011.