Pierce Jones

Pierce Jones

Pierce Jones

Speaker | University of Florida

Dr. Pierce Jones graduated from UF in 1980 with a PhD in Mechanical Engineering. He is a Professor at the University of Florida where he directs the Program for Resource Efficient Communities, an interdisciplinary group that promotes the adoption of “best design, construction and management practices” in master planned developments. His program directly participates in land development and building projects that adopt and demonstrate “green” practices.

Session Code: 4D

Track: Florida

Session Name: Shifting the Florida Landscape Paradigm

Session Time: Thursday, February 8, 8:30 – 10:00 AM

Presentation Title: Florida Conventional Land Development

Presentation Description: Conventional Practice, Landscape Impacts, Water Supply Impacts, Water Quality Impacts, Sustainable Landscaping Alternatives, Soil Restoration.