San Diego County Water Authority WaterSmart Landscape Makeover Program

Posted by on Aug 14, 2016 in Blog | No Comments

Check out our involvement in helping the San Diego County Water Authority with the WaterSmart Landscape Makeover Program. We hope you enjoy watching our team help present the material, and you will also see one of Joy’s WaterSmart landscape conversions. This link below is just one episode in the 6 step /17 episode series of […]

The Roots of Landscape Architecture

Posted by on Aug 10, 2015 in Blog | No Comments

Capability Brown His work at Hampton Court, Surrey England. Traditional English formal gardens. He became the most fashionable designer in the country and by the 1760s was known as ’Capability‘, because when surveying a property he spoke often of its “capabilities”.

Building awareness of historic landscapes

Posted by on May 8, 2015 in Blog, Featured, News | No Comments

Building awareness about historic landscapes Harriett Barnhard Wimmer Day Declared by the City of San Diego May 19, 1980 If you are interested in Historic American Landscapes (HALs) or San Diego’s Historic Landscapes please contact Joy Lyndes, PLA, ASLA HALs (Historic American Landscapes) go to  

Encinitas EcoFest

Posted by on May 5, 2015 in Blog | No Comments

Join Coastal SAGE Landscape Architecture at the Encinitas EcoFest When: May 17, 2015 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Where: The Ranch 450 Quail Gardens Drive Encinitas, CA 92024 USA Cost: Free   Free Fun for Everyone! While you learn about WATER CONSERVING LANDSCAPES and other important energy conservation, recycling, solar, healthy-living and organic locally-grown […]

Honoring our County Supervisor Ron Roberts with the ASLA Stewardship Award

Posted by on Dec 10, 2014 in Blog | No Comments

Outstanding Works of Landscape Architecture Receive 2014 Awards   Article posted from SD METRO Daily Business Report-Dec. 10, 2014 The County Administrative Center Waterfront Park and the driving force behind its creation — County Supervisor Ron Roberts — were among honorees at the 2014 Design Awards presented by the San Diego chapter of the American Society […]

Coastal SAGE Landscape Architecture earns State and Local Certifications

Posted by on Oct 29, 2014 in Blog | No Comments

We are pleased to share with you the special status business certifications we have secured. Let us know how we can help you with landscape architecture, ecologic restoration or historic properties consulting services! SBC Small Business Concern Small Business Administration (SBA) Federal SAMS Cage Code 09ZX7 WBE CA State CPUC CA Public Utilities Commission VON […]


Posted by on Mar 8, 2014 in Blog | 3 Comments

The Conway-Bigelow proposal in Assembly Bill 2043 would authorize the sale of $7.935 billion in general obligation bonds, with proceeds going to fund the following: $3 billion for water storage, including potential surface storage projects such as the Sites and Temperance Flat projects should they be approved $1 billion for groundwater protection and water quality […]

What’s in the Box?

Posted by on Feb 18, 2014 in Blog | No Comments

TED talk about the value of trees to our public health. Greening of our urban spaces improves community value, health and welfare.

Providing Exceptional Client Service

Posted by on Feb 11, 2014 in Blog | No Comments

I was recently talking with my friend and Pima County client – Rick Ellis We have worked together collaboratively for years, under several contracts including a role I held as the In-House DOT Landscape Architect. Thanks Rick for years of successful collaboration and for the Client Quote you sent today: Client Quote: I am […]

Redlands Open Space Management & Maintenance Plan, Redlands, California

Posted by on Jan 21, 2014 in Blog

Coastal SAGE joined with the impressive local firm KTU&A to assist with the creation of the Redlands Open Space Management & Maintenance Plan. KTU&A focuses on the thoughtful intersection of people and place, and the synergy created in this project partnership was seamless. John Holloway, LLA and I worked with the City of Redlands Quality of […]

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