Landscape Environmentalism

regenerative landscape
Custom designed seed mix in growing medium sprouting over an abandoned asphalt lot.

We create remarkable places that improve the environment.

Our clients are visionary risk takers who want aesthetic and environmental results without sacrificing either. Using ecological knowledge, landscape engineering strategies, and architectural principles, we are pioneers in research-backed projects that transcend their pragmatic nature to become architecturally beautiful.


Why we do it

Science has shown intervention at the landscape scale has the capacity to positively influence the environmental crisis. From the inner city to rural farmland, there is tremendous potential to develop spaces that create net positive impacts on the planet.


Where we're working


Regenerative Design. Our company's work in design and planning is rooted in our dedication to creating beautiful, ecologically vibrant landscapes. 

Ecological Services. We monitor and evaluate for landscapes of all types, make recommendations, and provide PhD-level expertise where required. 

Landscape Construction. We build small to mid-sized landscapes in the Hudson Valley and beyond. Our construction crew members are highly-educated individuals with technical plant knowledge.


Our company has the following qualifications:

  • Professional Wetland Scientist
  • Registered Professional Soil Scientist
  • Licensed Arborist
  • Registered Landscape Architect in VT & CT
  • Certified Professional in Sediment and Erosion Control
  • LEED AP, US Green Building Council
  • American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP)
  • Wetland Delineation (US Army Corps)
  • 40 Hour Hazwoper Training
  • Members of the Society for Ecological Restoration

"In every deliberation, we must consider the impact on the seventh generation."

Bryan and his daughter at the plant nursery.

Bryan Quinn is the founder and principal of One Nature. Technically trained in restoration ecology, planning and landscape architecture, his vision is a world where human development activities improve the environment, not destroy it. Bryan is a returned Peace Corps volunteer (Malawi, 2002-04) and current board member of the Gowanus Canal Conservancy. He holds a masters degree in Landscape Architecture from the Rhode Island School of Design, where he was a two-time winner of the Athena Award of Excellence. He also holds an undergraduate degree from Knox College's and was recently selected the college's prestigious Alumni Achievement Award. Bryan splits time between Beacon & Brooklyn, NY with his wife and daughter. Prior to founding One Nature, he worked for New York City as a park designer/planner and later for leading ecological consulting firms. 


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We are an equal opportunity employer. If you are interested in joining our team, please send a cover letter and resume to us at 

One Nature donates 1% of revenue or 10% of profits to environmental non-profit organizations.


One Nature LLC

178 Main Street

Beacon, NY 12508

Tel: (845) 440-1677