Our Work

Recognition of our work and our clients' efforts
in the community and on the environment.


2017 USGBC Wisconsin Leader Awards
- Innovative Design, New Construction Category

From U.S. Green Building Council (USBC) Wisconsin
For The Organic Valley Caston Office Building


2017 MN-ASLA Landscape Merit Award in Residential Design

From the MN-Branch of the American Society of Landscape Architects (MN-ASLA)
For The Rose


2017 Sustainable St. Paul Award for Water Quality and Conservation

From the City of Saint Paul, MN
For Transforming Central High School


2016 FIDIC International Engineering Award of Merit

From the International Federation of Consulting Engineers (Geneva, Switzerland)
For Designing a City for Zero Stormwater Discharge

2016 AIA-MN Honor Award

From the American Institute of Architects - MN Branch
For The Rose

2016 MASWCD/MPCA Community Conservationist Award

From the MN Assoc. of Soil & Water Conservation Dist. & the MPCA
For the City of Deerwood, Serpent Lake Assoc., & Summer Place Association

“This project serves as a great example of community partnership, innovative stormwater mgmt. techniques, and solving a residential flooding problem. ...Without this project, residents would have been flooded and additional nutrients added to Serpent Lake.”
- Melissa Barrick, Crow Wing Soil and Water Conservation District Manager

2016 Clean Water Champion Award

From the Freshwater Society of Minnesota
"In recognition of efforts that advance the important work of educating and inspiring people to value, conserve, and protect freshwater resources."

2015 Excellence in Engineering - National Grand Award

From the American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC)
For Designing a City for Zero Stormwater Discharge

2015 Water Resources Engineering - Grand Award

From the American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) - MN Branch
For Designing a City for Zero Stormwater Discharge

2014 Landscape Architecture 'People's Choice' Award

From the American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) - MN Branch
For the Bruce Vento Nature Sanctuary

2013 Study, Research, and Consulting - Honor Award

From the American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) - MN Branch
For the Agricultural BMP Handbook for Minnesota

2012 Communication Design Merit Award

From the American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) - MN Branch
For the CVC Low Impact Development Construction Guide

2011 Landscape Architecture Honor Award

From the American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) - MN Branch
For the Amery Regional Medical Center

2011 Study, Research, and Consulting - Honor Award

From the American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) - MN Branch
For the Lino Lakes Special Area Management Plan (SAMP)

2010 Landscape Architecture Merit Award

From the American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) - WI Branch
For the Amery Regional Medical Center

2010 Environmental Initiative Award
for Natural Resource Protection and Restoration

From the Environmental Initiative
For the Arlington-Pascal Stormwater Improvements

2010 Water Resources Engineering - Grand Award

From the American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) - MN Branch
For the Arlington-Pascal Stormwater Improvements

2010 Water Resources Engineering - Honor Award

From the American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) - MN Branch
For the Rice Creek Meander Restoration

2008 Watershed Project of the Year

From The Minnesota Association of Watershed Districts (MAWD)
For the Arlington-Pascal Stormwater Improvements

2008 Innovation Award

From The Minnesota Erosion Control Association (MECA)
For The Stearns County Pollutant Loading Model

2007 Sustainable St. Paul Award

From The City of Saint Paul
For the Arlington-Pascal Stormwater Improvements

2006 Environmental Award of Excellence

From The Minnesota Erosion Control Association (MECA)
Collectively for: The MN LID Study, Rice Creek Meander Restoration,
and the MN Stormwater Manual

2006 #1 Ranked Stormwater Manual

From The National Conference of Stormwater Coordinators
For The Minnesota Stormwater Manual
(in partnership w/ the MN Stormwater Steering Committee & the MPCA)

2005 Take Pride in America Award

From The U.S. Department of the Interior
For The Bruce Vento Nature Sanctuary

2005 Heritage Preservation Award

From The St. Paul Heritage Preservation Commission
For The Bruce Vento Nature Sanctuary

2004 Watershed Project of the Year Award

From The Minnesota Association of Watershed Districts
For The Trout Habitat Preservation Project