Southwest Research

A Environmental Consulting Firm

Sample of projects completed:

Utah BLM Environmental Assessment
BLM Jeep Safari 5 Year Permit Renewal
Field surveys were conducted and results summarized and analyzed for the wildlife specialist report for the Biological Assessment/Environmental Assessment for the Utah BLM.

Resource Management Plan
Utah BLM Resource Management Plan
Field surveys were conducted and results summarized and analyzed for the wildlife specialist report for the Biological Assessment/Environmental Assessment for the Utah BLM.

FVS Modeling
Modeled potential forest type changes utilizing the Forest Vegetation Simulator.

Snyder NEPA Environmental Assessment
Snyder NEPA
Specialist reports were compiled for an 8-10 year Forest Management Plan for the Black Hills National Forest.

Private Industry Permit Compliance
Permit clearance surveys for Oil and Gas exploration for CDX Rockies, Westwater Engineering, Meridian Oil Corp. Raptor surveys conducted for Marlboro filming permit.

Roadless Inventory project
Surveyed and catalogued routes within the Gunnison National Forest, Colorado, as part of a larger Southern Rockies Roadless Inventory Project for the High Country Citizens Alliance.

Field Surveys for Chino Mine Environmental Impact Statement
Surveys for raptors, songbirds, endangered plants, bats and small mammal were conducted for a proposed expansion of the Chino Mine near Silver City, New Mexico.

Field Inventory projects
12 years conducting Forest Inventory and Common Stand Exams. Field surveys for the Mexican Spotted Owl, Northern Goshawk, Peregrine Falcon, Golden Eagle, Willow Flycatcher, Praire Dog, and Desert Tortoise.

Green-Line transects
Established permanent Green-Line transects on selected riparian habitats. Identified and quantified all riparian plant species along point-intercept shrub and M2 forb/herb plots. Conducted Functioning Condition Analysis of several representative remote sites.

Native Plant Society
Conducted modified Whittaker study plots at randomly generated locations within a special use corridor of Joshua Tree National Park.