Note: These organizations were used for research purposes only in the making of the film and have no affiliation nor do they sponsor Women in the Dirt.



The mission of the Landscape Architecture Foundation (LAF) is to support the preservation, improvement and enhancement of the environment. LAF invests in research and scholarship to increase our collective capacity to achieve sustainability. 

American Society of Landscape Architects: Founded in 1899, ASLA is the national professional association for landscape architects, representing 17,000 members in 48 professional chapters and 68 student chapters. The Society's mission is to lead, to educate, and to participate in the careful stewardship, wise planning, and artful design of cultural and natural environments. 


The Cultural Landscape Foundation What’s Out There Database: a searchable, easy-to-navigate database intended to raise public awareness of the rich diversity and interconnectedness of our shared designed landscape heritage.

The Mediterranean Garden Society: an international forum devoted to furthering knowledge and appreciation of plants and gardens suited to the Mediterranean climate regions of the world 



A website filled with wonderful ideas for gardeners in all climate zones. Great writers, covering interesting subjects about all aspects of eco-friendly gardening


'Scape: international magazine for landscape architecture and urban design 


Scenic America: dedicated solely to preserving and enhancing the visual character of America's communities and countryside.