Introduction to Cultural Landscapes provides an overview of historic preservation and how it is applied to the care and stewardship of cultural landscapes.  You will learn about the NPS definition of a cultural landscape and the four types of cultural landscapes recognized by the NPS, resources that shape historic preservation policy and practice, the National Register criteria for evaluating significance, and the terms “integrity” and “character.”  Utilize the following materials to learn about these topics.

brief 36

Preservation Brief 36

 

 Preservation Brief 36: Protecting Cultural Landscapes

Definition of a cultural landscape(NPS)
Four types of cultural landscapes (NPS)

 

Terra Firma 1: An Introduction to Historic Landscape Preservation

Terra Firma 1

 

Terra Firma 1: An Introduction to Historic Landscape Preservation

Definition of a cultural landscape
Four types of cultural landscapes (NPS)

 

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National Register Bulletin 15

 

 National Register Bulletin 15

Significance Criteria
Evaluating for Integrity

 

 

 

 

 

 

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