York County, PA Field Day 2014

Landscape Solutions for Public and Private Properties

This tour is perfect for landscape architects, landscape designers, contractors, land planners, municipal officials, and other professionals in the landscape design and installation field!

Visit 3 sites that illustrate the Eight Essential Elements of Conservation Landscaping which include environmentally sensitive design, conservation of water, and use of native plants to create wildlife habitat:

  1. Newly installed meadow at a government building
  2. Mature residential meadow
  3. Meadow, detention basin and rain garden at Milton Hershey School

Each site features a special speaker with technical experience:

  • Mary Kline, RLA
  • Wendy Brister, Harvey’s Gardens
  • Timothy Hoover
  • Crystal Huff, Jesse Yonkovich & Nate McKelvie, Milton Hershey School staff

Brought to you by CCLC and Penn State Extension.


Pre-registration is required prior to August 19.
$45.00 registration fee covers continental breakfast, lunch, resource materials, a copy of the Eight Essential Elements of Conservation Landscaping and transportation to all sites.

To register for the event:

  1. Register & pay online at
  2. Download and complete the attendee form and return to Connie Schmotzer.

More Information

Connie Schmotzer: cxs51@psu.edu, 717-840-7408
Speaker information and more event details on the flier: Meadow Tour – York County, PA 2014 Field Day (.pdf).