Natural Resources

Natural Resources Whether you are part of a federal agency, municipality, or private developer, natural resource and impact assessment services are a critical part of your project. From wetland delineations to full blown environmental assessments and impact statements, our staff have the experience to manage your natural resource needs.

NEPA CATEXs, EAs, EISs, Section 4(f) Statements, Section 6(f) Analysis

Impact7G specializes in environmental planning as it relates to effective National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) implementation and documentation for actions involving federal funding, permitting, or decision-making. This documentation could take the form of categorical exclusions (CATEXs), environmental assessments (EAs), Environmental Impact Statements (EISs), National Historic Preservation Act Section 4(f) evaluations and statements, and Department of Transportation Act Section 6(f) analysis for publicly owned, publicly used recreation areas. Environmental planning involves facilitating decision making to carry out sustainable organizational growth, natural resource management, and community development. Impact7G environmental planners, scientists and compliance specialists provide objective methods, data, and analysis related to actions that may impact the natural and physical environmental as well as social, political, economic and policy factors.

Wetland and Stream Delineations, Mitigation, and Permitting

Impact7G Wetland Specialists work to sustain and improve the environment while implementing appropriate wetland strategies that keep projects moving forward. We’re trained in current field methods, restoration and development, and Clean Water Act (CWA) regulatory compliance. Our experience in wildlife, ecology, and threatened and endangered species provides a comprehensive ecological view of wetlands as a functional ecological system. Our wetland services include: Delineation and Classification; Regulatory Approvals; Mitigation Design and Monitoring; Management Plans; Field work by Certified professional wetland scientists (Certified by the Society of Wetland Scientists); and Demonstrated working relationships with regulatory agencies.

Cultural Resource Assessments

Working closely with our trusted partners Impact7G provides Phase I and Phase II Archeological Investigations, Architectural Evaluations, National Register of Historic Places Nominations, and Section 106 Compliance. For federal transportation projects Impact7G also has the capability to complete full Department of Transportation Section 4(f) Evaluations and Statements.

Natural Resources Services

Impact7G staffs a wide variety of environmental specialists including biologists and natural resource specialists. Whether you need a threatened and endangered species survey for a wetland or an Indiana Bat habitat evaluation our staff are recognized by the federal agencies overseeing these authorities. If you’re looking to manage your natural resources more proactively and productively we can facilitate the preparation of natural resource conservation or management plans. Between our on-staff forestry-degreed specialist and working with our tenured forestry partners we can help you manage productive forest ecosystems through forest management and implementation plans.

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