Essential:  The discipline of Landscape Ecology is rooted in assessment of  natural environmental patterns.   Identifying connectivity among essential landscape elements strengthens fragile systems.


Responsible: Responsible planning  is dedicated to the beauty, health, safety and welfare of  landscapes in the both natural and constructed worlds. Undertaken by one generation for the present and future benefit of all.

Destination:  Destination points are visually cued;  arrival, meeting and activity nodes are established.

Straightforward: A straightforward approach interesects with opportunities for communication and connection.


Grounded: Thoughtful projects are both aesthetically sound and technically grounded.


Uplifted: Landscape features intertwine to introduce an uplifted visage of home.

Refinement: Refinement blossoms when attention to detail is aligned with discipline and care.