As engineers and ecologists, with 20 collective years in practice as design consultants and project managers, Adaptive Habitat offers a perspective and range of services unique in the market. We have the scientific, technological, environmental and management credentials to direct a complex, multidisciplinary project from site analysis to project planning, through to design, implementation, and ongoing support as your property’s engineered ecosystem continues to evolve.
We cut through complexity with established and proven processes, uncovering the unknowns, clarifying your goals, and implementing them through time-tested technologies to yield a beautiful and resilient human habitat within a healthy, productive and biodiverse ecosystem.
We have developed a proven, multidisciplinary suite of tools to develop and maintain these properties:
Analyzes the sources and patterns of water flow across your site to deliver a custom security plan encompassing risk assessment, passive collection, and overflow management. We employ proven processes for land-shaping, infiltration, wetland restoration, watershed management, and rainwater capture and distribution.
Transforms the (re)design and construction of your home into an exciting and enjoyable advisory process. Listening to your concerns and working with you as an unbiased, trusted guide, we identify and analyze your goals, budget, building end-use, and site conditions, to help produce a high-performance home that interacts with and leverages its surrounding environment.
Brings an integrated agroecology system to life on your property, and improves upon your site’s natural resources with systems-thinking approaches and proven, multidisciplinary practices such as soils assessment and rehabilitation, nutrient cycling, ecosystem engineering, and agroforestry, livestock and wildlife management systems.