landscape architecture

Riverview Park Ecosystem Restoration

By | 2018-03-22T20:27:23+00:00 June 14th, 2012|News, Projects|

J.A. Brennan recently completed multiple illustrative graphics, which were used in the project ground-breaking ceremony, and in other public outreach and informational efforts. J.A. Brennan is a member of the consultant team that worked with the City of Kent and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Corps) to design a Habitat Enhancement Channel at

Japan Trip Part 1: Tokyo Observations

By | 2018-03-22T20:27:23+00:00 June 11th, 2012|Design|

By Mike Perfetti This spring I spent about 10 incredible days in the Land of the Rising Sun - Japan.  In Japan, I found a complex story of a culture and landscape – a country full of contrasts and contradictions evident in its landscape, culture, and history.  The island of Honshu is home to the

Roundup of Interesting Websites and News

By | 2018-03-22T20:27:23+00:00 June 8th, 2012|News|

Cultural Landscapes: 86 properties on the World Heritage List have been included as cultural landscapes. Michelle Obama’s new book: American Grown: The Story of the White House Kitchen Garden and Gardens Across America Check out the City of Tacoma’s list of non-toxic cleaning concoctions Dinner in the Sky, an over the top way to celebrate a

Recreational Beaches: The Great Pea Gravel Debate

By | 2018-03-22T20:27:23+00:00 June 1st, 2012|Design|

Sandy swimming beach: the preferred solution Most beachgoers prefer a sandy beach for swimming and enjoying the shoreline.  But – as happens so often in our seawalled and bulkheaded environs –sand washes away with the current or wave action. Due to the dynamic nature of shorelines, most swimming areas require continual maintenance to