Ecological Consulting Services in Texas
At CRG Texas Environmental Services Inc., we specialize in ecological consulting services designed to navigate the complex regulatory landscape while preserving and enhancing the natural environment. Our team of qualified experts assists clients in making informed decisions regarding their projects, ensuring both regulatory compliance and ecological sustainability.
Our Ecological Services Include:
Wetlands Identification and Delineation Services
Economic development often threatens natural habitats crucial for our survival and well-being. We provide wetland determination and delineation services to inform developers about wetland presence, size, and location. Armed with this information, we help clients devise optimal project plans and guide them through the regulatory maze to achieve successful, cost-effective outcomes.
Threatened and Endangered Species Assessment
With economic development and climate change posing significant threats to biodiversity, our qualified experts conduct assessments to identify threatened and endangered species. We assist Federal, State, and Local Governments and developers in understanding species presence and guide them through the regulatory process for sustainable project completion.
NEPA Permitting Services
Balancing economic development with human and ecosystem health requires compliance with federal environmental laws, including NEPA (National Environmental Policy Act). Our team helps clients navigate the regulatory framework, ensuring project approval for ventures receiving federal funding or administered by federal agencies.
Below are some of the Environmental Permitting, Compliance, and NEPA services CRG Texas regularly performs:
- National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA)
- State Environmental Policy Act (SEPA)
- Project Management
- Ecological Risk Assessments
- Natural Resource Damage Assessments
- Human Health Risk Assessments
- Expert Witness Support
- Clean Water Act and EPA Sections 316(a) and 316(b)
- National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) Permitting
- State and Federal Wetlands and Streams Permitting (Joint Permit Application)
- U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service/National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Consultations
- USACE Wetland Assessments & Nationwide and Individual Permitting
- Coastal Zone Consistency Certifications
- Compliance Monitoring Programs
- Mitigation Program Development
Facilitating Sound Decision-Making
Our risk-based approach combines scientific expertise with effective communication, enabling sound decision-making. We excel in compliance with complex regulations, permit acquisition, and comprehensive impact assessment for proposed projects. Our meticulous documentation secures project approvals while maintaining positive relationships with regulatory agencies.
Coordinating with Regulators
CRG Texas’ work includes extensive coordination with regulatory agencies at the federal, state, and local levels. Our relationships with regional experts have facilitated successful consultation throughout the permitting and planning process. With the support of regulatory agencies, CRG Texas has implemented innovative testing and sampling protocols to ensure collection of the data necessary to support our clients’ needs in the area of management decision-making.