Penn State University’s College of Arts and Architecture Alumni Society Awards LandStudies President

Kelly Gutshall, LandStudies President, is the recipient of Penn State University’s 2018 Arts and Architecture Alumni Award for Landscape Architecture. The award is given to one alumni recipient within each of Penn State’s departments to recognize career achievements in the arts and design disciplines. Kelly received her award during the Alumni Awards Ceremony in early […]

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Spotlight on Success: Brubaker Run – Lime Spring Square Development

Back in April we first introduced you to the Brubaker Run – Lime Spring Square development project in East Hempfield Township, Lancaster County. LandStudies was brought in by Oak Tree Development Group to design this 11.5-acre floodplain restoration project on the 98-acre project development site. Construction started in September and represents just one piece of […]

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Brubaker Run Floodplain Restoration Commencement Ceremony

Oak Tree Development Group, a Lancaster-based real estate development company, is partnering with East Hempfield Township on an expansive water quality initiative located within the proposed 98-acre Lime Spring Square commercial development project. This major floodplain restoration project will help the Township meet its EPA directed Chesapeake Bay pollution reduction goals at no cost to […]

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Rock Lititz - FPR - Aerial during construction James Kreider

LandStudies Employee Profile: James Kreider

LandStudies has 30 staff who work on a variety of projects across south-central Pennsylvania, Maryland, New York, and beyond. In this and future web posts, we will highlight those staff who make our ecological restoration and design work possible. This month, we feature our Director of the Field Operations Division, James Kreider. Responsibilities Mr. Kreider […]

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B.R. Kreider & Son and LandStudies Recognized For Floodplain Restoration Project

Manheim, PA – B.R. Kreider & Son, Inc., an excavating, paving and site management company based in Manheim, Pa., and LandStudies, Inc., a landscape architecture firm based in Lititz, Pa., recently received two awards from the Associated Builders & Contractors Keystone Chapter organization for the Logan Park – Rife Run Floodplain Restoration Project in Manheim. […]

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Big Spring Run Wetland

Wetland Revival at Big Spring Run

LandStudies was part of a collaborative effort to transform Big Spring Run into a new, thriving wetland ecosystem. Environmental engineers, geologists, botanists, landowners and F&M students provided 8 years of scientific research and monitoring that allowed LandStudies to design this project. The project will improve water quality in the watershed, create improved wildlife habitat, and […]

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Floodplain Restoration

The Story of Streams Our publication, Floodplain Restoration, tells the story of stream systems – stream channels and their adjacent floodplains—in the Eastern United States, particularly in the region known as the Piedmont Province. You will learn how stream systems are supposed to work, what happened to our stream systems when we began to settle the East Coast, and why it […]

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Testimonials

What LandStudies’ Clients Say… “I wanted to express my/SRBC’s sincere “Thanks!” to you (LandStudies) for supporting us so diligently and competently on this project (Chiques Creek Watershed Concept Plan). Your contributions have been tremendously helpful to us, and more importantly, extremely valuable to the stakeholders of the watershed. Your work speaks to your ingenuity and dedication […]

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