Biological Services

ESA PCR’s professional biologists and regulatory specialists provide a broad array of consulting services throughout California’s diverse environments. The breadth and depth of our expertise allows us to successfully engage in and complete multiple concurrent project assignments on schedule and within budget. Our specialists are credentialed and responsive, and they carry out projects with the highest level of professionalism at the greatest value to our clients. Committed to accommodating client interests and compliance strategy requirements, ESA PCR is recognized for its integrity and balanced perspective.

Services include:

  • Due Diligence
  • Wildlife and Botanical Surveys
  • Compliance Documentation
    • CEQA and NEPA Biological Resources Assessments
    • Federal and California Endangered Species Acts
    • Jurisdictional Waters/Wetlands Delineations, Impact Assessments
    • Regional Habitat Conservation Plan Reports (MSHCP, NCCP)
  • Regulatory Services
    • 404 Permits, 401 Certifications, 1602 Agreements
    • Section 7, Section 10 / Section 2081 Permits
    • Agency Coordination: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, California Department of Fish and Wildlife, State Regional Water Quality Control Board
  • Mitigation
    • Habitat Mitigation and Monitoring Plans
    • Habitat Restoration/Revegetation Plans
    • Construction and Permit Compliance Monitoring

Contact:  Steve Nelson, Practice Leader (949) 753-7001