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Stephanie Hurley
Assistant Professor, Department of Plant and Soil Science
University of Vermont

Areas of Expertise
Watershed Management, Stormwater Hydrology, Landscape Restoration, Urban Design

My research integrates the fields of landscape architecture, land use planning, ecological restoration, and watershed protection. I take a holistic approach to sustainable landscape design, recognizing the inherent diversity of landscapes and practicing the art of place-making, while aiming to facilitate healthy societal and ecological interactions through design. My current research interests include analysis of watershed-scale impacts associated with urban and rural land uses, the application of green infrastructure for stormwater management, ecological agriculture, and working landscapes.