Wildlife

Wildlife Management

Wildlife management and habitat use is often a top priority for agencies, industry and the public. Habitat Management is experienced with study design, data collection, and analysis for a variety of projects, species, and geographical areas. We are familiar with the latest capture techniques, field equipment, and study methodologies. We are an effective liaison between our clients and federal and state wildlife agencies.

Surveys and Inventories

Habitat Management has conducted numerous Biological Assessments and Biological Evaluations for a variety of projects including coal mining, pipelines, utilities, highway construction, wind power, and gravel mines. Our scientists have working knowledge of numerous species and are familiar with techniques necessary to study rare and uncommon wildlife. HMI performs:

  • Biological Assessments and Evaluations
  • Sage Grouse Surveys and Habitat Conservation Plans
  • Raptor and Breeding Bird Surveys
  • Predator Control Studies
  • Big Game Management Plans
  • Fisheries surveys and habitat improvement

Threatened and Endangered Species

Habitat Management is experienced with threatened and endangered species, and compliance with the Endangered Species Act (ESA). We perform USFWS Section 7 consultations and habitat conservation planning.