Nature Bridges in the News

Healthy Benefits of Spending Time in Nature

While doing your part to reduce the spread of COVID-19 by practicing social distancing, remember you don’t have to be stuck inside! Too much isolation can start to take a toll on all of us. There are parks open that allow you to enjoy nature and get some physical activity and fresh air – from a safe distance. Just make sure to check your local park is still open before heading out, and remember to follow social distancing requirements to keep at least six feet between you and others. Did you know research shows that spending time in nature can […]

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Spring is Coming, and Nature Bridges is Calling

We’ve made it through the dreary winter months and the warmer days of spring are near. As we shift into springtime, people are excited to get outside and spend some quality time in nature. We have some suggestions of great parks and greenspaces we’ve worked at where people can get outdoors and appreciate the welcome change of season. Neabsco Creek Boardwalk – Woodbridge, VA The Neabsco Creek trail and boardwalk in Woodbridge, VA, offer hikers and cyclists natural views of the Potomac waterfront and wetlands. By building these boardwalks using our top-down construction method, people can now explore sensitive areas […]

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Sharing the Love throughout our Communities

Looking for a special way to spend Valentine’s Day with your loved one? Taking a boardwalk stroll, exploring a nature trail or going on a picnic would all be unique ways to celebrate the day. Spending time in nature is a wonderful way to connect with our natural surroundings and connect with one another. We have worked on a variety of projects across the country, so no matter where you are you can enjoy these impressive settings. Here are some of our favorite locations that we’ve worked on which would make a beautiful backdrop for your romantic day. Innerarity Point […]

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Starting the New Year in a New Field

The start of the New Year means the opportunity to transition into a new field, and we encourage you to look beyond the normal career path. A career in construction presents an array of growth and opportunity for craftsmen looking to hone their skills and thrive in this booming industry. Wondering if construction is the place for you? Here’s a few reasons why a new field might be the perfect way to start the New Year: Job security: With a reported 440,000 jobs that need to be filled in the construction industry, it is evident that there is plenty of […]

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Five Favorite Projects of 2019

Every year, Nature Bridges recognizes remarkable projects from the past 365 days. This year, we wanted to highlight some of our favorites that allowed us to achieve the goals we set forth for the year. From traveling to different states to creating larger scale projects, we set our sights high while demanding the best from ourselves, as well as the best for the environment around us. As a leading bridge construction company specializing in top down construction, we are driven by the desire to produce superior craftsmanship through conscientious construction in environmentally sensitive areas. Interested in a glimpse into what […]

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Building Bridges in the Community

The giving season has arrived with the spirit of Thanksgiving! We would like to thank all non-profit organizations that contribute to the health, wealth, and safety of the world every day. Check out one of the many amazing non-profits Nature Bridges is thankful for this month. The Lunch Project “We power community-driven lunch programs in Tanzania, giving kids the fuel to learn so they can transform their communities.” The Lunch Project was founded by Rebecca Wofford, who felt compelled to make a difference in the Maasai community when she realized malnutrition was preventing students from staying in school and completing […]

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Nature Bridges Celebrates Careers in Construction Month

This October, Nature Bridges is eager to celebrate Careers in Construction Month. According to NCCER’s Build Your Future (BYF), Careers in Construction Month is “an annual month designated to increase public awareness and appreciation of construction craft professionals and the entire construction workforce.” This month-long-holiday gives us an opportunity to recognize our construction team and encourage prospective employees to apply. What We Offer Nature Bridges is a leading bridge constructor company specializing in top down construction, and we pride ourselves on a solid reputation of superior craftsmanship and meeting our customers’ schedules. We maintain membership in three major industry associations, […]

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Nature Bridges Pedestrian Boardwalk for The College of William and Mary

As August is “back to school” season for many, we’re highlighting our work for schools and universities. Our firm has been afforded the opportunity to design, construct and manage various projects for federal and state agencies, universities, municipalities and developers. We’ve worked on several campuses, including Florida State University, the University of Florida, Kennesaw State University, and The College of William and Mary. Constructing boardwalks and bridges for these places of learning reminds us of the importance of education. We are often chosen for our commitment to conservation and our top-down construction method which protects natural habitats. Read on for […]

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Nature Bridges In Support of Ecotourism

Summer months (June through August) are the peak season for travel and tourism. In last month’s post, we shared our top “summer travel destinations” featuring Nature Bridges projects. This month, we’re discussing ecotourism and tips for sustainable travel. What Is Ecotourism? According to Megan Epler Wood, co-founder of The International Ecotourism Society (TIES) in 1990, ecotourism is “responsible travel to natural areas that conserves the environment and improves the well-being of local people.” “In simple words, the meaning of ecotourism is travel that makes a positive impact on both the ECOlogy and ECOnomy of a given destination.” What Are the […]

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Summer Travel Destinations

As a company that builds in environmentally sensitive areas, we take pride in the structures we build and the natural habitats we help protect. We particularly enjoy seeing more of our wonderful country and meeting new people when we travel for projects. Although Nature Bridges is based in Florida, we have built in the following 18 states: Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Louisiana, Maryland, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, and Virginia. We would really like to add another state to that list in 2019, so hopefully we can make it happen […]

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AQC Pledge

As an Accredited Quality Contractor, our company is committed to providing our clients with the highest quality construction services we care deeply about our employees and the communities in which we build. We are proud to be part of the construction industry and are dedicated to the principle of free enterprise. We commit ourselves to serve our communities and to provide our employees with the skills they need to work safely and productively in order to meet the needs of our clients.

We are proud to be recognized as Accredited Quality Contractors by the Associated Builders and Contractors, Inc.

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