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A Conversation of Trees

A Conversation of Trees


Foote’s Pond Wood is a new fourteen-acre public park in Morristown New Jersey. The park reconnects the community with a historically rich, but neglected, plot of land consisting of an eighty year-old wood lot and four-acre pond and wetland, and provides a link to an adjacent elementary school, synagogue and Jesuit retreat. The program is to rehabilitate the site for education and contemplative uses without disturbing the essence of the place.


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Fireplace sketch

The Public Fireplace




Footbridge sketch

Forest Footbridges




Hammock sketch

The Reading Hammock




Tube garden sketch

The Clear Tube Tree Regeneration Garden



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