Ever wonder what the roots of the prairie looks like?

Roots are featured at the United States Botanic Garden East Gallery now thru mid – October.


Prairie in Leland, Illinois

Water Sensitive Urban Design Film

Landscape Institute to launch WSUD film at Generation H2O Conference

Chicago River Yesterday

This was after 5″ of rain.

Interested in some data? Try the USGS RealTime Precipitation Data interactive map.

Chicago Botanic Garden – The Learning Campus

In the winter of 2009/2010 I worked on the turnaround for the Chicago Botanic Garden’s Learning Campus while at HNTB.  Here are a few photos, and please, check out the article here.

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Extreme Build for RIVERS Project – some sketches

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Please check out the Event page.

The RIVERS Project Extreme Build…. soon!

Leveraging the Landscape to Manage Water

This is a favorite of mine…
by the way, the lack of rain just makes it ever so much more valuable to get it into the ground when it does fall – don’t just send it down the pipes!

There are so many opportunities for us to save our water!  Please take a look.

<p><a href=”″>Leveraging the Landscape to Manage Water</a> from <a href=””>ASLA</a&gt; on <a href=””>Vimeo</a&gt;.</p>
Leveraging the Landscape to Manage Water by American Society of Landscape Architects


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