Ecological Landscape Design

Creating a sustainable & resilient systems inspired & informed by natural patterns & ecological processes, for the mutual benefit of both humans & the environment.

Land Beyond the Sea (LBS), Ecological Design

LBS is an Ecological Design firm located in the heart of the Finger Lakes Region. We offer holistic Site Planning & Design Services, Native & Edible Landscape & Garden Installation & Maintenance, & Sustainable Systems Engineering.

Wild Edible Plant Walks

Enjoy a guided wild edibles hike in scenic Buttermilk Falls State Park, the backyard playground of Firelight camps! Join local foraging fanatic, Sarah Kelsen, for a hands-on adventure to learn about Northeastern wild edible plants. Sarah will teach you how to comfortably identify, harvest, & prepare a variety of edible flowers, leaves, berries, nuts, mushrooms, roots & shoots, while maintaining the diverse forest ecology. Connect with Nature, Taste the wild!

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Recent Project News

Miguel was recently awarded a fellowship to lead a Community-Conservation Project in Stewart Park! The project, Revitalizing the Fuertes Bird Sanctuary through Community Conservation Efforts, will engage stakeholders from the Ithaca area to conserve and restore our waterfront park. Join us this spring to kick off the Project! Contact us for more info.

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