The Wright Scoop -
Sylvia Hoehns Wright
Spotlighted by Landscape Architect magazine as an Industry ‘Mover & Shaker’, through sharing her scoop – who, what, when, where, why, how and benefits of eco choices, Sylvia Hoehns Wright is recipient of the Turning America from Eco-weak to Eco-chic Award sponsored by Hines Horticulture, Project Evergreen and Today’s Garden Center magazine.
An advocate for sustainability, Wright challenges all to ‘green’ America’s landscapes, create eco-legacies of healthier urban/suburban communities. For, the future holds a unique opportunity: the opportunity not to simply be a caretaker but a person who CAREs!
Become the person who sets a Climate, not merely adjusts to a preexisting one; creates an encouraging Attitude, not practices ambivalence; is Receptive to others without losing sight of personal needs; and demonstrates Empathy for others while keeping problems in perspective. Become known as the person who 'CAREs' – enables conservation, accountability, recovery and eco-efficiency!
To learn more about Wright’s activities, visit sections of web site www.TheWrightScoop.com or follow Twitter ID, Wright Scoop or Face-book group, The Wright Scoop or subscribe to ‘gardening in Richmond’ column.
The Wright Scoop -
Sylvia Hoehns Wright
Sharing first-hand knowledge of the impact of urban development on her central Virginia wet-land property, Wright’s eco advocacy
urges all to measure their eco-footprint, acquire an understanding of the influence of their present-day legacy, and then, enable a path of eco-efficiency for others
identifies techniques proven to move America's landscape from eco-weak to eco-chic, create a legacy of healthy community green space
enables greenscaping site analysis & plan development that considers 5 Ps – Plant, Place, Planting strategy, Purchase (buy-local) which inspires People to CARE
facilitates for eco-biz the P’s – product, publicity, promotion, people, planet & profit – as each influences ‘greening’ market share, development of vision/mission statements that include green initiatives which enable an ‘organic voice’ – niche branded recognition
facilitates for eco-city the identification and implementation of community green-scaping strategies, challenging all to become eco-leaders of considered change.
As founder of the ‘Plants of CARE' plant recognition and 'Products & Services of CARE' product recognition programs, the Wright Scoop – Sylvia Hoehns Wright seeks to inspire people to create a legacy of CARE, a perspective of conservation, accountability, recovery and eco-efficiency – ‘green’ America’s landscape!
Books by Wright
The Wright Scoop - Sylvia Hoehns Wright
eco-efficient biz, communications, individual & community landscape gardening
For the benefit of those who reside in the Greater Richmond Area of VA, Adult Ed Workshops offered Henrico County VA - register with www.henrico.k12.va.us/adulteducation location Hermitage High School
workshop: 053 - Landscape/Garden Design for the Hands-on-Homeowner, text optional: Landscape Gardening with CARE available at Sylvia’s Book Store Front - http://stores.lulu.com/syhwright
workshop: #100 Memoir Writing: Using a memoir style book, Eco-legacy, a millennium woman’s heritage, instructor identifies life roles that you presently have or wish to accomplish; and verbal/writing techniques identified to capture these experiences in a written format.
Other Events -
Apr/OCT 2015, Garden Walk, join a discussion of ‘what is and is not working’ in Wright’s Woodland Garden – by invitation only contact Sylvia@TheWrightScoop.com
Apr 2015 Earth Day Celebration, Three Lakes Park Henrico County, event details, contact 804-501-5121.
Invited speaker for The 5th Low Carbon Earth Summit-2015 http://www.lcesummit.com/
Theme: Take Actions for Rebuilding a Clean World, Time: September 24-26, 2015, Place: Qujiang International Conference Center, Xi’an, China