Ecological Sciences

With the abundance of jurisdictional wetland resource areas it is not uncommon for a project to require some level of environmental consulting and/or permitting. The staff at Williams & Sparages works with homeowners, developers and municipalities to navigate through the permitting process and finds practical solutions to permit projects through local, state, and federal regulatory agencies.

Our services include:

  • Wetland Resource Area Delineation and Mapping
  • Local, State & Federal Permit Acquisition
  • Notice of Intent – NOI
  • Request for Determination of Applicability – RDA
  • Abbreviated Notice of Resource Area Delineation – ANRAD
  • Certificate of Compliance – COC
  • Massachusetts Endangered Species Act – MESA
  • National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System – NPDES
  • Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plans – SWPPP
  • Wildlife Habitat Evaluations
  • Soil Evaluations
  • Vernal Pool Identification & Certification
  • Peer Review
  • Expert Testimony
  • Wetland Replication, Restoration & Enhancement Design
  • Soil Erosion Control Design
  • Chapter 91 Permitting
  • Environmental/Construction Monitoring