Smartscape Series


Smartscape: A Training Program for Landscape Professionals™ consists of nine classes taught by University of Arizona faculty and local business professionals.  They provide informative, research-based instruction designed to promote best landscape management practices for the urban Sonoran Desert. This FREE series is designed for landscape professionals who are responsible for the health and beauty of landscapes in their care. For example: Landscape Installation & Maintenance, Irrigation, Pest & Weed Control, Designers/Architects, Nursery, HOA/Neighborhood Association Representatives, Property Managers, Groundskeepers for Schools/Parks, Multi-Family, Commercial, and Municipal. Students are also welcome!

Days: Tuesday and Thursday

Time: 3:30 p.m.* – 6:00 p.m.

*1st class begins at 3:00 for Orientation.

Location: Pima County Natural Resources Parks and Recreation

3500 W. River Rd. Tucson, Arizona

(North side of River between Shannon/Orange Grove)

Seating is limited. Registration is required.

Persons with a disability may request a reasonable accommodation, such as a sign language interpreter, by contacting the Pima SmartScape Program at 520-626-5161, Ext. 120. Requests should be made as early as possible to allow time to arrange the accommodation.


The next sessions in English begin in August and will be up for registration by March.