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Environmental Regulatory Compliance

Environmental Consulting and Regulatory Compliance

EnviroSystems offers a comprehensive step-by-step approach to all required regulatory compliance and environmental planning for projects

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Project Understanding

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Agency and Client Coordination

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Regulatory Implementation

NATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL POLICY ACT (NEPA)

Agency liaison services
Public scoping and comment analysis
Meeting facilitation
All levels of NEPA documentation
Environmental Impact Statements (EISs)
  –  Large and complex
  –  Significant impacts/adverse effects
  –  High public interest
Environmental Assessments (EAs)
  –  Small or large projects
  –  Mitigation planning for significant impacts
Categorical Exclusions (CatExs)
  –  Small projects, little to no impacts

Full service public relation department, ESMpr with extensive experience providing support for NEPA projects

View our Public Relations Services

ENDANGERED SPECIES ACT (ESA)

Biological Assessments (BAs) for consultation with U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS)

Negotiating mitigation opportunities with the USFWS for significant biological concerns

Biological compliance for rare “take” of species

Endangered Species Act (ESA) Section 10(a) Permits

NATIONAL HISTORIC PRESERVATION ACT (NHPA) AND NATIVE AMERICAN GRAVES PROTECTION AND REPATRIATION ACT (NAGPRA)

Section 106 of National Historic Preservation Act Compliance

Historic preservation planning

Prehistoric cultural resources management and treatment plans

Agreement documents (Programmatic Agreements [PA]s, Memorandums of Agreement [MOAs], Memorandums of Understanding [MOUs])

National Register of Historic Place (NRHP) nominations

Tribal consultation, burial agreements, and agency liaison services

CLEAN WATER ACT (CWA)

CWA compliance services such as:

Section 208 Water Quality Planning
Sections 402 compliance and 401 certification
Section 404 Individual and Nationwide permitting
Perform wetland and jurisdictional Waters of U.S. inventories and delineations for Section 404 compliance
Write and inspect Storm Water Pollution Prevention Plans (SWPPPs)
ESA compliance for FEMA floodplain map revisions

Environmental Regulatory Compliance Portfolio

Browse three examples of recent successfully completed regulatory compliance projects.

Show Low South Land Exchange Multi-Forest Environmental Impact Statement, Central Arizona

EnviroSystems prepared the Environmental Impact Statement and Record of Decision (finalized in 2013) in compliance with NEPA for the proposed Show Low South Land Exchange involving 12 parcels on the Apache-Sitgreaves, Coconino, and Prescott national forest and private lands located throughout northern Arizona. Biological surveys, cultural resource surveys, Phase I ESAs, and Mexican spotted owl and northern goshawk surveys were completed for some or all of the parcels involved in the exchange.

BLM Utah Skutumpah Terrace and Paria Watershed Habitat Restoration Environmental Assessments

EnviroSystems is working on two EAs for habitat restoration for the BLM Kanab Field Office and Grand Staircase Escalante National Monument. Based on watershed boundaries, the BLM is proposing habitat restoration to improve watershed conditions including water availability, soil stability, vegetation cover, etc. We are assisting the BLM in all phases of the EA process and impact topics to be analyzed include air quality, recreation, visual resources, sensitive species, wildlife, vegetation, geology and soils, cultural resources, and socioeconomics. 

Jackson Hole Airport Sage-Grouse Habitat Restoration Plan Environmental Assessment, Grand Teton National Park, Jackson, Wyoming

EnviroSystems completed an Environmental Assessment and associated Biological Assessment (BA) to analyze alternatives for a sage-grouse management plan presented in the 2014 Wildlife Hazard Mitigation Plan (WHMP) for Jackson Hole Airport. Based on the WHMP, the Environmental Assessment focuses on creating new habitat and managing current sage-grouse habitat and populations in and around the boundary of the airport.