Tax or Wealth Transfer
Conservation by Design
Ecology and Biology
Financial & Estate Planning
Guided Organizational Assessment / Accreditation
Mediation & Arbitration
Experts with some references:Brandywine Conservancy/Environmental Management Center ♦
Chadds Ford, PA
Services provided: Baseline documentation reports for conservation easements to include GIS Mapping Services
Richard Cary ♦
Services provided: Prepare Conservation a/o Pa Forest Stewardship plans-for landowner objectives i.e. preservation/natural area protection, sustaining biodiversity, wildlife habitat, recreation, timber production. Inventory & map vegetation types and unique natural features or ecosystems, baseline studies for conservancies, photo documentation, layout hiking & nature trails, wetland delineation, timber sales, forest regeneration plans.
James Hart ♦
Western PA Conservancy
Services provided: Conservation Science, Bat diversity studies, all forms of small mammal surveys focusing on threatened and endangered species, woodrat surveys, general and specific museum preparation work.
Natural Lands Trust ♦
Media, PA 19063, 19473
Services provided: Stewardship planning and assessment Identification of natural resources Restoration oversight and monitoring Grant writing and funding Contractor oversight on implementation projects Conservation Easements Fee simple transactions Facilitation of open space protection for minicipalities Faci
George White ♦
White Environmental Services
Services provided: White Environmental Services is a sole-proprietor business, owned and operated by George A. White III. Since opening our doors in 1991, White Environmental Services has provided environmental services throughout New Jersey and Pennsylvania. We have been involved in projects that vary from small residential lots to industrial sites in excess of 600 acres. Our environmental studies have included Environmental Impact Studies, GIS Mapping, Trail Planning, Reforestation Plans, Endangered Species Surveys, Environmental Resource Inventories, Wetlands Studies & Permitting, and Wetlands Mitigation.
Nancy Wottrich ♦
New Milford, PA
Services provided: Baseline documentation and easement monitoring
Experts with no references:Michael Batcher ♦
Michael S. Batcher, Consulting
Services provided: I complete conservation and resource management plans and biological surveys of rare and common species and of natural communities (terrestrial and palustrine) for nonprofit organizations and state and federal agencies. I also develop and implement monitoring and research plans and complete ecological management plans including both invasive species and fire management plans. I have also facilitated the completion of strategic plans for nonprofit organizations and for partnership. I use GIS data collection and analyses as part of the resource assessment and management planning process and can develop and provide data to clients.
North Branch Land Trust
Services provided: Flora & fauna surveys
Hillmann Environmental Group
Services provided: Expressed interest in doing baseline inventories
Earthforms Land Design
Services provided: forest stewardship plans
Services provided: Verlin joined the staff of the Berks Conservancy in 2002 as Director of Real Estate. He has 35 years experience in managing real estate in the private sector.
Services provided: Vegetation studies, plant inventories and baseline documentations
Woodland Management Services, Inc.
Services provided: Woodland Management Services, Inc. is a forest consulting and land management company. We focus on managing properties to maximize their long term economic potential while producing the other benefits that make woodland ownership such an attractive investment alternative. We believe active forest management can significantly improve the quality, growth rate, and health of timber stands. WMS practices multiple-use, environmentally sound timberland management with a focus on economic returns. Forest management services include; timber sales administration, evaluation of potential timber and land acquisitions, boundary line maintenance, wildlife management plans, and ArcGIS mapping. We do baseline documentation and Forest Management Plans for conservation easements.
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