Landscape Architecture On the BC Coast

Our Landscape Architecture Firm

JPH Consultants Inc. (2002) is a quality, service-oriented firm based in Nanaimo, BC.  We offer a broad range of landscape architecture and specialist consulting services.

Specialized services include: soft shore protection, low impact development, habitat restoration and management, arboriculture, native vegetation management, photographic compositing and sign design.

JPH frequently works with other design professionals,  as project lead, and sub-consulting. We are well-regarded ‘team players’.

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Design Ethic

JPH routinely applies landscape architecture best practices to consulting assignments. We tailor our approach to your specific needs and the unique attributes of the site – applying (only) the appropriate tools for the specifics of Place. Context is always considered in developing place-appropriate solutions.

Please explore our diverse Landscape Architecture Consulting Services:


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Pat Harrison, BLA, Dipl. Env. Sci., MBCSLA ,    Principal

Pat has a solid reputation within both the private and public sectors for his unique design approach and background. He is a registered member (“Landscape Architect”) of the BC Society of Landscape Architects (BCSLA) and holds a professional degree in landscape  architecture (1989), with secondary studies in coastal geomorphology. Pat earned a Diploma in Renewable Resource Management (Wildlife Biology) from Lethbridge Community College (1979). With an initial career as a Provincial Parks resource management ranger, he brings operational pragmatism, people sense and a diverse natural sciences understanding to his current professional practice.

 In his spare time Pat likes to tool-off for an extended cycle tour; he reads voraciously; and is an accomplished photographer.



Bridget Deighton, B.A. (Music & Drama),    Principal

Bridget contributes her creative talents and administrative savvy to the mix- vetting design; providing conceptual input and graphic support and managing administration for the firm. From a family of  conservatory musicians and bridge engineers she is both creatively talented – and practical!

Bridget is a versatile jazz musician and artist, and a dedicated community volunteer for young mothers.