Revegetation Methods - What Works and Why? From Hydroseeding to Live Planting

Dylan Armour

Revegetation can be tricky! What mulch product will work the best, how much seed do I use, what species will work best for the site? Do I need to use plugs or live stakes for the best results? We'll discuss problems and solutions, as well as new best practices so you can make the right choices and get consistent results.

Learning Objectives: 

  • As a result of taking this class, the learner will be able to accurately specify types of mulch products for hydroseed applications.
  • As a result of taking this class, the learner will have correct information on live staking and live planting in a variety of environments.
  • As a result of taking this class, the learner will know what methods of revegetation will work best for their site, as well as maintenance requirements.

Presented by Dylan Armour – General Manager, Trexiana Wholesale and Distribution

Dylan Armour is the General Manager and a founding team member of Trexiana Wholesale and Distribution. Based in Vancouver, BC, he oversees international manufacturing, business development, and technical support for their signature vegetated retaining wall system, Flex MSE. The best practices of retaining wall construction, slope stabilization, revegetation techniques, and erosion control are his daily professional diet. Working on national infrastructure schemes, riverine and lake shore restoration, and even smaller private projects around the world gives him a rich amount of experience to draw on in his evidence and solutions-based approach to projects.