Almost There...
Adding Some Final Touches


Our vision

Natural Systems Design (NSD) is a team of scientists, engineers, and planners who are also farmers, fishermen and impassioned river people who have organized our lives to have a positive influence upon our world. Through landscape scale restoration of ecosystems and physical processes, we strive to promote quality of life for local communities and restore balance to natural systems.

Contact us

Seattle, Washington
Office: 1900 N. Northlake Way, Suite 211 | Seattle, WA 98103
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 15609 | Seattle, WA 98115
Phone: 206.834.0175 | Fax: 206.905.0971

Bellingham, Washington
Office: 305 Flora Street | Bellingham, WA 98225
Phone: 360.656.5207

Port Angeles, Washington
Office: 127 E First Street, Mezzanine | Port Angeles, WA 98362
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 674 | Port Angeles, WA 98362
Phone: 206.681.8697


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Flowing water erodes and transports sediment in the form of sand, gravel, rocks and wood. Each of these elements can dramatically impact channel and land formation, habitat and ecosystem function. In rural and wildland areas, active sediment transport contributes to ecosystem diversity and channel migration patterns.