Corvus Design offers a full spectrum of landscape architectural, planning and industrial design services. Our mission is to craft meaningful people-based places, facilitate connections to our landscapes that respect ecological processes, and develop opportunities for enjoyment, comfort and fun.
This page provides a small cross-section of the approximately 400 projects that we have worked on over the past ten years.
Parks and Trails
- Cope Park
Corvus Design led a public process ending in the re-design and construction of this park to improve safety and update facilities.
- Pullen Creek Streamwalk
Stream restoration was designed to stabilize banks, reduce velocity, and create improved habitat opportunities within the creek.
- Russian Jack Springs Park
Corvus provided public outreach and planning services to the Anchorage Park Foundation for a desired renovation of a derelict area of Russian Jack Springs Park.
- Sitka Sea Walk
Corvus provided master planning, environmental services, and landscape design for the development of a pedestrian Sea Walk along Sitka’s waterfront.
- Wrangell Mariners Memorial
Design and construction documentation of a Mariner's Memorial on the shore of Heritage Harbor in Wrangell.
- Yakutat Community Inclusive Playground
Corvus Design worked with the community to design an inclusive playground for all age groups.
- Airport Heights Elementary School
Major school renovation including new playgrounds, edible landscaping, and outdoor classroom areas.
- Gustavus School
Corvus Design provided programming and master planning for school ground improvements for this rural school.
- Harborview School
Corvus Design provided design and construction administration services for the now completed Harborview Elementary School renovations.
- Iditarod Elementary
Corvus Design developed a site plan including safety measures, new playgrounds, and landscape to meet the Mat-Su ordinance.
- Mountain View Elementary
Corvus Design provided designs for a new, accessible playground area, rain gardens, and a front entry with seating and decorative walls.
- Pacific High School
Corvus Design developed a landscape which utilizes elements that reflect and enhance the cultural and educational curriculum of the school.
- UAA School of Engineering
We provided design for plaza areas, sustainable design components, and innovative design elements that align with the Engineering Department’s curriculum.
- Battalion Headquarters
Corvus Design was on a design-build team that won the contract for the development of a Battalion Complex on Fort Richardson Army Base.
- Eielson AFB F35 Flight Simulator
Corvus Design provided the landscape design based on the Base Design Guidelines while meeting the Anti-Terrorism Force Protection requirements.
- Eielson AFD F35 ADAL Field Training Detachment Facility
Corvus Design provided construction documents for this new training facility at Eielson Air Force Base.
- Ft. Wainwright Welcome Center Renovations
This project provided significant facility upgrades for the renovation of the base Welcome Center.
- Aptel Hotel
Corvus Design provided permitting and landscape design services for the Aptel Hotel in Anchorage.
- Home 2 Suites Hotel
We worked with Hilton on the development of a Home 2 Suites hotel within Midtown. We provided bid document and permitting assistance.
- My Place Hotel
Corvus Design provided permitting and landscape design services for My Place Hotel in Anchorage.
- Tsaina Lodge
Corvus Design worked with the private lodge owners of Tsaina Lodge to develop a master plan that addresses their new lodge building near the top of Thompass Pass.
- Centennial Village Wellness Upgrades
Corvus Design provided planning and design services for site amenity upgrades to better outdoor recreation opportunities for residents.
- Dena’ina Wellness Center
Corvus Design provided site and landscape design services for the development of a new health and wellness center for the Kenaitze Indian Tribe.
- Hoonah SEARHC Clinic
Corvus Design provided landscape architectural and environmental permitting services for the development of a new SEARHC clinic in Hoonah.
- Nuka Wellness and Learning Center
Several gathering areas were designed for formal and informal use and different size groups, including the roof deck garden and fire pit plaza.
- Institute Master Plan
The master plan developed by Corvus Design integrates an educational campus, senior assisted living, retail and commercial, and a range of housing options.
- Juneau Cruise Ship Terminal
Corvus Design provided master planning, public involvement, permitting, and the development of construction documents for this multi-phased project.
- Juneau Harbors Master Plan
Corvus Design is leading a team of designers, engineers, and economists to plan and design the uplands surrounding Juneau's downtown harbors.
- Statter Harbor Improvements
The master plan effort reconfigured and expanded existing harbor and upland facilities to alleviate congestion and improve safety and efficiency.
- Valdez Small Boat Harbor
Corvus Design has developed plans including pedestrian facilities, interpretive signage, and picnic shelters and overlooks throughout the new harbor.
- Wrangell Waterfront Master Plan
Corvus Design provided public involvement and master planning to create a waterfront master plan to expand existing facilities and provide new opportunities.
- Juneau Historic Preservation Plan
Corvus Design led a team to undertake updating the Juneau Historic Preservation Plan.
- Kenaitze-Salamantof Housing
Corvus Design worked with the Kenaitze Indian Tribe on the creation of a housing development, including senior housing for their tribal members.
- Mendenhall Glacier Master Planning
Corvus Design is leading the planning, public involvement, and NEPA effort, while managing over a dozen specialist subconsultants
- N. Douglas Planned Unit Development
Corvus Design led the master planning and permitting for a twelve unit housing development that was designed and permitted as a Planned Unit Development.
- UAF Campus Wide Core Plan
Corvus Design evaluated how vehicles and pedestrians are currently accessing the Campus Core and propose alternative design solutions for problem areas.
- UAA Master Plan Update
Corvus is providing outreach and planning services for an update to the UAA Campus Master Plan.
- Loussac Library
Corvus Design is providing outreach assistance, master planning and design services for the redevelopment of the Loussac Library in Anchorage.
- Mendenhall Valley Public Library
The landscape plays up the area's geological features and includes glacial eskers and boulders fields and is enveloped by a rich native landscape.
- Seward Public Library and Museum
Corvus provided design services to the City of Seward for their new combined museum and public library building.
- State Library Archives and Museum
As a key focal point, this plaza will provide a welcoming entry to this facility and act as a valuable public space for the community.
Development and Ordinance
- CIRI Headquarters
Cook Inlet Region Incorporated developed a new 8-story Class A office building on a prime location on the New Seward Highway at Fireweed Lane.
- Covenant House
Corvus provided site and landscape design services for the construction of a new housing facility for homeless teens.
- Douglas Island Building Renovations
This remodel included the reconfiguration of pedestrian circulation, drainage, and working with numerous utilities while creating a pleasant public facility.
- Petco - Wasilla
Corvus Design provided a landscape plan that included plantings for screening, fencing, boulders, and flowering perennials that were all a part of landscape requirements.
- South Restaurant
Corvus Design provided site planning and landscape design services for South Restaurant and the adjacent mall.
- STG Headquarters
Corvus Design worked with STG Inc. on the design of their Anchorage headquarters.
- Eklutna Estates Senior Housing
Corvus Design provided planning and design services for this senior housing building located within Cook Inlet Housing Authority’s Centennial Village campus.
- Haines Assisted Living Campus
Corvus Design created a campus-atmosphere at this senior housing development.
- Mountain View Duplexes
As part of a term contract with Cook Inlet Housing Authority, Corvus is providing residential scale design services for the development of three duplexes in the Mountain View neighborhood.
- UAA Housing Winter Village
Corvus Design was contracted to provide conceptual development of strategies to improve the housing area to provide more of a Winter Village aesthetic.
- UAA MAC Housing
The MAC Housing development at the University of Alaska Anchorage Campus provides a significant number of housing units to students.
- Cheney Lake Interpretive Signage
Corvus developed an interpretive panel focusing on the waterfowl that use Cheney Lake Park.
- Wings of Alaska Interpretive Panels
Four interpretive panels that highlight the airways historic fleet of DeHavilland aircraft, the historic lodge, and surrounding glacier landscape
- KMTA Signage
In trying to educate tourists and Alaskan residents about this history and all of the wonders of this area, Corvus Design provided KMTA interpretive signage.
- Moore Bridge
Corvus Design provided interpretive services for the design, layout, and content for the six interpretive panels for the wayside.
- Northwood Park Signage
Corvus provided interpretive design services for the development of extensive signage for this park.
- Pullen Creek Interpretive Signs
Corvus Design developed a sign plan for interpretation and wayfinding, the designs for twenty-nine signs, and procured them.
- Sitka Sound Science Center Signage
Corvus is providing environmental and interpretive design services for the Science Center and salmon hatchery
- Capital Park
Corvus is leading a public process to determine needs and programming to create a public park that is ‘inclusive’ rather than ‘exclusive’.
- Herman Leirer Multi-modal Trail
Corvus provided conceptual design and value analysis services for a proposed multi-modal trail that will parallel the road within this corridor.
- Lyn Ary Park Master Plan
Corvus Design provided public outreach, planning, and design services for the completion of this Master Plan.
- Skagway Rec Center Master Plan
Master Planning services for this center included assessing existing outdoor facilities and making recommendations for improvements.
- UAF Trails and Greenway Plan
Development of a Master Plan to guide the expansion/development of the main campus trail and connection network.
- Binkley Street
Roundabouts, gateway features, and landscaping enhancements for vehicular and pedestrian improvements, create a more complete street for Soldotna.
- Cruise Ship Terminal
Corvus Design master planned the existing Cruise Ship Terminal Uplands to improve tour bus staging, pedestrian circulation, create open space and vendor areas, and improve public parking.
- Johns and Klatt Roads Roundabout
This roundabout, located in the Ocean View area, reflects the local identity while keeping maintenance at a minimum.
- Juneau Transportation Center
This project includes a parking garage, transit center, pedestrian plazas, new streetscape, and a community park.
- Main Street Improvements
Corvus Design provided master planning and streetscape design that includes public spaces at several state and city public buildings.
- Margaret Ave.
Corvus Design provided construction document services for the ADOT&PF’s Northern Region on the realignment of Margaret Avenue in Fairbanks, Alaska.
- Sand Lake Gateway
Corvus Design provided pro-bono services for the design and procurement of a gateway feature constructed at the intersection of Jewel Lake and Raspberry Roads.
- Wrangell Front Street
Design included on street parking and developing pedestrian spaces for site furnishings and landscaping.
- Archipelago Property
Corvus worked with an investment/development group who owns prime waterfront property in downtown Juneau.
- Governor's House Fence and Garden
Under term contract with ADOT & PF, Corvus is providing historic landscape renovation services for the Governor’s House in Juneau.
- Katlian Bay Road
Corvus Design provided scenery resources services to ensure the project meets Scenic Integrity Objectives.
- Takatz Scenery Assessment
Corvus is in the midst of inventorying, assessing and evaluating the impacts to scenery/aesthetics over a ten year period for this remote location.
- UAS Corridor Design
Corvus is updating the Juneau campus corridor master plan and developing construction documents for the creation of a central campus corridor.