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How to Understand Flood Insurance Rate Zones

Flooding in California and the 100 year flood is on the California Supplemental Exam for Landscape Architects

Floods are hazards that occasionally affect California landscapes. In the California Supplemental Exam for landscape architects, there may be a question or two about floods and how to mitigate the affects of flooding on project sites. Floods are covered on

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12 Days of Quizzes – Day 8: Regulatory Agencies for the CSE Exam

12 Days of Quizzes Day 8 Merry Christmas!!! New Years is around the corner. If you have a little down time, you may want to prepare for the CSE exam for landscape architects. Grab some Christmas leftovers and test your

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12 Days of Quizzes – Day 7: Wetland Questions for the California Supplemental Exam

12 Days of Quizzes Day 7 Merry Christmas! Hopefully you have a little time to spend with family and friends this holiday season. If you are preparing to take the California Supplemental Exam for landscape architects in 2013, you can

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What CSE Candidates Need to Know About the US Fish and Wildlife Service

Regulatory Agency Series: Part 4 What CSE Candidates Need to Know About the US Fish and Wildlife Service United States Fish and Wildlife Service is a federal agency that may affect how your develop a site depending on which plants

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The Secret for Finding Great Flood Maps

Regulatory Agency Series: Part 3 FEMA is the Secret Source for Great Flood Maps Do you know who has the best flood information in the United States? It’s the Federal Emergency Management Agency (commonly known as FEMA). You may think

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How USACE Affects Landscape Architects

Regulatory Agency Series: Part 2 How USACE Affects Landscape Architects Do you know what the Army Corps if Engineers does? Don’t they run around in military uniforms and kill terrorist? Not so! The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is officially

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Introduction To Regulatory Agencies for the California Supplemental Exam

New Series: Regulatory Agencies for the CSE Introduction To Regulatory Agencies for the California Supplemental Exam This introduction to state and federal agencies that regulate some aspects of site development is the first in a new and informative series. Do

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Do You Want to Pass the CSE?

You are in the right place. Learn what you need to pass the California Supplemental Exam for landscape architects the first time. This site is dedicated to aspiring landscape architects who want to get a California landscape architect license. I'll share my research for the CSE as I prepare for the exam.

Feel free to submit a question and I'll do my best to answer it here.

Good luck,
John

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