Visual Resources

Our in-house capabilities enable superior integration of visual studies with interdisciplinary teams and engineering staff.

EPG’s visual resource specialists are landscape architects with a proven track record for analysis, assessment and development of simulations. Our visual resource services include:

  • Visual resource impact assessment
  • BLM visual resource inventories based on the BLM Visual Resource Management (VRM) geodatabase standards and requirements
  • VRM implementation and monitoring
  • U.S. Forest Service Scenery Management System and Visual Management System inventories
  • Scenic beauty estimation process (USFS)
  • CEQA visual resource assessment
  • Multi-agency impact assessment methodology development
  • National historic trail evaluation
  • Landscape perception studies
  • International visual analysis methodologies (e.g., World Bank)
  • Visual resource methodology peer review and guidance