Protecting and restoring ecologically resilient places while redefining our relationships with nature and with each other

Placemaking that responds to the voices of today to create beloved spaces that will endure for future generations

Creating inclusive, equitable, and multi-layered built environments interwoven with nature that support community life
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Socio-Ecological Design

John Northmore Roberts & Associates (JNRA) is a Landscape Architecture firm committed to ecologically-rooted, socially-conscious, holistic site planning and design. Since 1984, JNRA has designed poetically responsive and regenerative public and private environments for civic and historic landscapes, academic and institutional campuses, camps and campgrounds, botanical and residential gardens, and neighborhood, regional and national parks

Nature

Self-sustaining natural ecosystems with mutually beneficial and enduring relationships to the built environment

Yosemite Bridalveil Fall

Community

Spaces that enrich, enliven, humanize, and democratize the complex web of public life

Strybing Library Terrace

Community

Spaces that enrich, enliven, humanize, and democratize the complex web of public life

Boeddeker Park

Green Gulch

Strybing Library Terrace

Garden

Sanctuaries for quite moments and social interaction in places of nature surrounded by plantings and sensual beauty

Mellard O'Neil

Heritage

Places that connect people with the embedded cultural heritage of the built and natural setting

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2927 Newbury Street, Suite B, Berkeley CA 94703