Did you know that timber bridges can be more beneficial economically, ecologically, and aesthetically for a project than the common culvert? Many times, culverts can seem like a quick and easy fix to crossing water, wetlands, or floodways on a project. However, our 20 Year Veteran Bridge Consultant Titus Edwards, discusses past projects when our timber bridges satisfied the client's need better than a culvert or concrete span, as well as, sharing a few of his key points to think about before you choose your crossing method. Eric Las, PE LEED AP with Beals + Thomas shares his comparisons and experience of using the various crossing methods like box culverts, aluminum arch culverts, and timber bridges.