Localscapes University ver.2023: Utah Water Savers Landscape Incentive Program, full project, required class

Applying the Localscapes method to residential landscapes

Newly updated for 2023! This course is intended to expand upon the concepts taught in the introductory course. It is recommended that you complete the Introduction to Localscapes class before beginning this course. Localscapes University teaches students how to apply the Localscapes concepts in your own yard.

Landscape Incentive Program:

This class will go over the requirements for the Landscape Incentive Program for larger projects like:

Full Landscape Projects
Partial Landscape Projects (front yard or backyard)

If you plan to undertake a smaller landscape project like a park strip or side yard we also recommend taking the Flip Your Strip and Side Yard class.

To check eligiblility for the Landscape Incentive Program visit Utah Water Savers

Your Instructor

Erik Wermel and Amanda Strack
Erik Wermel and Amanda Strack

Erik Wermel

Erik has an extensive background in conservation biology, restoration ecology, and watershed management. Before finding his way to Utah in 2019, he honed his conservation and restoration landscaping skills across the country and developed a passion for helping homeowners save water. On the weekends, you can find him playing in the Wasatch Mountains with his wife and two boys.

Amanda Strack

Amanda has extensive training in landscape design and has been instrumental in teaching the Localscapes method. Her journey into landscaping started at an early age with her love of all things that grow in soil. Amanda moved to Utah in 2000 and has been happily rooted here ever since.

Course Curriculum

  Localscapes University 2023
Available in days
days after you enroll

Frequently Asked Questions

When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 30 days and we will give you a full refund.

Still overwhelmed with designing your own yard or how to install or modify a sprinkler system? You'll want to enroll in the Localscapes Design Workshop and the Localscapes Irrigation Workshop.

Landscape Incentive Program:

To check eligiblility for the Landscape Incentive Program visit Utah Water Savers

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