landscape design

September 5, 2017

Why Catch the Rain?

I live in a temperate coastal rainforest on the eastern Pacific Rim. We have more water than most, but it all comes in winter. Our cold inland sea has four thousand kilometers of shoreline, ringed by snow-capped mountains to catch […]
August 24, 2017
Map of the Netherlands 1968

If you want to change the land, the place to start is a map

June 27, 2017

Illuminating Fragility

While doing a plant species inventory out here in Ecosystems Restorations Camp, Spain, we often stop by our lowlands to observe the small frogs living in the remaining water. While idling next to the reeds we discuss the terraforming that […]