Biological Resources

Effective biological studies and agency consultation protects ecological resources and expedites project implementation.

Biological Resources

We provide biological support services that address the requirements of federal, state, and local laws and policies, as well as national and regional guidelines for minimizing impacts to biological resources, conservation area planning, and habitat restoration planning and implementation. These services include:

  • Threatened and endangered plant and animal surveys
  • Wildlife community inventories
  • Plant inventories, community analysis, and mapping
  • Vegetation and weed management plans
  • Permitting assistance, review, guidance, and other regulatory support services
  • Construction, maintenance, and reclamation monitoring
  • Habitat conservation and restoration planning, implementation, and monitoring
  • Wetland, stream, and upland mitigation planning
  • Adaptive management planning
  • Avian and bat protection planning and avian collision hazard evaluations
  • Clean Water Act Section 404 permitting
  • Expert testimony