We are thrilled to announce the promotion of Steve Winter, PH & PWS and Susan Dickerson-Lange, PhD, PG to principal partners. Steve joined NSD in 2016 and is based in our Seattle office. Steve has over 20 years of experience as a hydrologist and geomorphologist concentrating on wetlands, streams, and rivers in Washington, Oregon, and […]
NSD is always looking for ways to leverage our resources and expertise to support our project partners, and in 2019 this included helping Malama Huleia (https://malamahuleia.org/) tackle the largest mangrove removal project in Hawaii at the Alakoko Fishpond. Formed in 2015, Malama Huleia (https://malamahuleia.org/) is a local Hawaii nonprofit that is leading the community effort […]
Beautiful video made by our friends at Cascade Columbia Fish Enhancement Group! NSD assisted with geomorphic assessment, hydrology, hydraulics, and siting and design of logjams.
Building a coffer dam was a temporary first step in the floodplain restoration and fish habitat / log jam construction project on the Lemhi River near Salmon, ID. Thanks to Idaho Department of Fish and Game and the Eagle Valley Ranch for the opportunity to work in such a beautiful spot. Also, hats off to […]
“The care of rivers is not a question of rivers, but of the human heart.” – Tanako Shozo All of us at Natural Systems Design wish all of you a Happy Winter Solstice and bright New Year! We look forward to our paths crossing in 2016. The above photograph by Daniel B. Nylen is from Larson’s Reach Restoration, Nooksack […]