Meet Kaitlyn O'Connor CERP

Plant Ecologist

Articles by Kaitlyn O'Connor

An Ecological Approach at ISG

Did you know that integrating our built environment with the natural world can result in a more functional, sustainable, and resilient landscape? Here at ISG, we aim to make tomorrow better than today, and one way we do that is by incorporating ecology into our planning and design work.

What to Expect When You’re Expecting a Perennial Prairie: A Three-Year Growing Journey

ISG’s Plant Ecology team invites you to journey with us over a three-year period as we transform six sections of Sportsman’s Landing in La Crescent, Minnesota into thriving native plant demonstration sites. The area provides multiple landscape design opportunities to restore shoreline, enhance a stormwater basin, and elevate parking lot islands all while increasing habitat for pollinators.