We provide documentation to meet regulatory needs and anticipate critical challenges before they arise.

WestLand’s team of qualified technical professionals are experts in their fields of study and also understand the critical drivers of budget and schedule to meeting our clients’ objectives. We work closely with our clients to manage environmental requirements through each phase of a project—from feasibility and permitting to construction, operations, and decommissioning or reclamation.


Environmental Planning and Permitting Services:

  • NEPA compliance - Environmental impact statements (EIS), environmental assessments (EA) and categorical exclusions
  • BLM and Forest Service plans of operation
  • CWA Section 404 permitting and Section 401 water-quality certifications
  • Endangered Species Act compliance
  • National and Arizona pollutant discharge elimination system NPDES/AZPDES) permitting and consulting services
  • National Historic Preservation Act Section 106 compliance support

Natural Resource Planning and Management Services:

  • Vegetation and habitat mapping
  • Special-status species inventory
  • Natural Resources monitoring plans
  • Wetlands delineations
  • Riparian habitat delineation and assessments
  • Ecological resources survey and baseline studies

Facility Compliance Services:

  • Noise impact analysis and modeling
  • CWA Section 402 (NPDES/AZPDES)
  • Property due diligence
  • Phase I environmental site assessments
  • Compliance assistance and training


Environmental Project Portfolio

WestLand People

Jim Tress, Jr., MNS

Exec. Director Environmental Services

Brian Lindenlaub, BS

Discipline Service Lead - Clean Water Act & Mining

David Cerasale, PhD

Discipline Service Lead - Nat. Res.| West Area Lead

Ron van Ommeren, MS

Environmental Director | SW