is a leading global provider of design, engineering,
program management, construction management, and
operations and maintenance support as well as technical
assistance. Since it was launched as an independent
company in 1990, AECOM has become one of the largest
providers of professional technical and management
support services in the world.
Biohabitats is a consulting firm focused exclusively on ecological restoration, conservation planning and regenerative design. Since opening our doors in 1982, we have combined the disciplines of conservation biology, landscape ecology, restoration ecology and sustainable design to help local, state and federal agencies throughout North America to conserve biodiversity, restore ecological processes and regenerate the human spirit.
is a consulting, engineering, construction, and
operations firm that services public and private sector
clients worldwide. We provide turnkey water resources
services including ecosystem restoration at all scales.
Bay Program [BOOTH #23] WEB SITE: www.chesapeakebay.net REPRESENTATIVE: Travis Loop
The Chesapeake Bay Program is a regional partnership
that has coordinated and conducted the restoration of
the Chesapeake Bay since 1983. Partners include the U.S.
Environmental Protection Agency, representing the
federal government; the U.S. Department of Agriculture;
the states of Delaware, Maryland, New York,
Pennsylvania, Virginia and West Virginia; the District
of Columbia; the Chesapeake Bay Commission, a tri-state
legislative body; and advisory groups of citizens,
scientists and local government officials.
For more than 30 years, EA has integrated science,
engineering, and technology to provide valuable
solutions to our clients' water resource, environmental
and regulatory issues. EA provides technical expertise
that begins with project conceptualization through final
construction and continues with long-term operations and
maintenance for ecosystem restoration (wetlands, stream,
salt marsh, fresh water; fish passage); watershed and
storm water management; TMDLs; sediment characterization
and dredge material management.
Ecological Restoration Institute (ERI) at Northern
Arizona University (NAU) in Flagstaff, Arizona is
nationally recognized for mobilizing the unique assets
of a university to help solve the problem of unnaturally
severe wildfire and degraded forest health in the
region. The ERI works to help land management agencies
and communities by providing comprehensive focused
studies, monitoring and evaluation research, and
Data Systems is an award-winning software development
company, established in 1994. Combining old-world values
and modern technologies allows us to service and support
such industries as military and government
organizations, the natural resource community and city
and county agencies. Paladin's development experts help
you analyze the processes your business uses and helps
you document and integrate these processes with your
existing and future information architecture.
international consultancy, ENVIRON works with clients to
help resolve their most demanding environmental and
human health issues. We combine resources across
geographic boundaries and technical and scientific
disciplines to provide clients with the best, most
responsive team—whether responding to existing
challenges, evaluating opportunities to improve
performance, or seeking to reduce future liabilities.
ETEBA is a non-profit trade association representing
large and small companies that provide environmental,
technology, energy, engineering, and construction
services to both government and commercial clients.
ETEBA advocates for sustained or increased funding for
existing programs and for new programs that benefit
member companies; monitors market opportunities and
advocates for member companies; represents the views,
issues, capabilities, and concerns of member companies
to other entities; seeks opportunities to market the
diversity of technical talent available among its member
companies; provides facts, information, education, and
such assistance as may be requested, in helping member
companies become more competitive and marketable; and
provides networking opportunities through regular
membership meetings, conferences, and other events.
Through the years, Hach, Hydrolab, and OTT independently built their reputations as the market leaders in various areas of water measurement equipment. The common link among these three independent companies was that they were all known as innovators in their field, and all three manufactured only the highest quality water measurement instruments. Hydrolab designed and manufactured multiparameter water quality monitoring equipment for more than 35 years; Hach provided advanced analytical systems and technical support for water quality testing in the lab, processes, and field for more than 55 years; and OTT supplied hydrological instruments and systems for more than 130 years. Today, Hydrolab water quality instruments and OTT water level and precipitation monitoring systems have been combined with the resources of Hach Company to create Hach Hydromet – the source for reliable and dependable environmental water monitoring data that is the gold standard in our industry. Hach Hydromet can provide completely integrated, turn-key solutions for water quality, water level, and precipitation monitoring. Hach Hydromet sales and support network spans the globe so that we can provide local support – no matter where water monitoring needs reside.
HDR is an architectural, engineering and consulting firm
that excels at managing complex projects and solving
challenges for clients. We offer our clients the best
possible economic, social and environmental value by
delivering integrated sustainable solutions.
Jones & Stokes is a multidisciplinary environmental
consulting firm that provides a full range of
environmental planning and resource-management services.
In February 2008, we joined with ICF International to
bring increased depth and provide expanded capabilities
in environmental planning and natural resource
management, especially in the transportation, energy,
and water resources sectors.
Pirnie is one of the largest firms in the U.S. focused
exclusively on environmental issues. For more than 100
years, we've provided environmental engineering, science
and consulting services to over 5,000 public and private
clients. With a tradition of technical excellence, we
solve complex problems and deliver results that help
government and industry worldwide. We offer a full
roster of services and our nationwide staff of nearly
1,700 professionals represent virtually all
environmental service disciplines — from geologists and
toxicologists, to structural engineers and construction
managers and a variety of field support technicians.
& Nichol is an internationally recognized engineering,
planning and scientific firm that serves public and
private clients worldwide from offices in the United
States, Canada, the United Kingdom and Latin America.
The firm specializes in coastal and water resources
engineering and ecosystem restoration, as well as those
involving civil works, ports and harbors, and
NOAA is an agency that enriches life through science. Our reach goes from the surface of the sun to the depths of the ocean floor as we work to keep citizens informed of the changing environment around them.
From daily weather forecasts, severe storm warnings and climate monitoring to fisheries management, coastal restoration and supporting marine commerce, NOAA’s products and services support economic vitality and affect more than one-third of America’s gross domestic product. NOAA maintains a presence in every state and has emerged as an international leader on scientific and environmental matters.
NOAA’s mission touches the lives of every American and we are proud of our role in protecting life and property and conserving and protecting natural resources.
Founded in 1944, Parsons is an engineering and construction firm with revenues exceeding $3.4 billion in 2008. We conquer the toughest logistical challenges and deliver landmark design-build projects across the globe. Our ability to plan, design, construct, and operate diverse facilities and infrastructure systems has satisfied our clients’ needs for more than 60 years. With more than 11,500 employees located worldwide, we team with an increasingly diverse group of global customers and stakeholders while providing dependable services. We measure our success one project at a time by exceeding expectations and satisfying our customers. Parsons continues to be actively involved in ecosystem restoration programs, including providing Program Management services for the past eight years to USACE in support of the Comprehensive Everglades Restoration Plan (CERP), which has been described as the world's largest ecosystem restoration effort.
is an employee-owned firm that provides comprehensive
consulting services in the areas of engineering,
planning, construction management, program management,
environmental sciences, facilities, landscape
architecture, and applied technologies.
Consulting is a full service firm providing consulting
services for planning, design and construction of the
built environment. These services are provided to both
public and private sector clients, nationally and
internationally, in a timely, cost effective and
innovative manner while providing quality and responsive
service by a qualified and experienced staff of over 900
professionals in 15 locations. RBF provides a broad
spectrum of professional consulting services. RBF's
diversity also allows us to serve our clients during
each phase of a project, including advance/preliminary
planning services, design, and finally, construction
Consultants is a global engineering company
headquartered on the Mississippi in Muscatine, IA. With
1,200+ members, our proud eco-restoration experience
reflects projects in the Everglades, Biscayne Bay, Lake
Okeechobee and several major rivers.
Tetra Tech is a leading provider of consulting, engineering, and technical services worldwide. We are a diverse company, including individuals with expertise in science, research, engineering, construction, and information technology. Our strength is in collectively providing integrated services—delivering the best solutions to meet our clients’ needs. In a complex world with competing demands for limited resources, Tetra Tech offers clear solutions made possible with sound science, understanding, innovation, and industry-leading approaches, with a nationwide priority towards ecosystem health and restoration.
The University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science (UMCES) is the most prominent single institution involved in scientific discoveries about the Chesapeake Bay and its watershed. Although focusing more than 2/3 of its research on this region, the Center's activities are global, involving research from the Arabian Sea to the Yellowstone and from the poles to the tropics. UMCES' scientists include biologists, ecologists, physicists, chemists, geologists, engineers, and economists who work together in a truly transdisciplinary community. The Integration and Application Network (IAN) is an initiative of UMCES, but links with other academic institutions, resource management agencies and non-governmental organizations. IAN is a collection of scientists working to solve, not just study environmental problems. The intent of IAN is to inspire, manage and produce timely syntheses and assessments on key environmental issues, with a special emphasis on Chesapeake Bay and its watershed. The Center's programs are carried out at three laboratories located across the state: the Appalachian Laboratory in western Maryland, the Chesapeake Biological Laboratory, in southern Maryland and the Horn Point Laboratory on the Delmarva Peninsula. UMCES is also responsible for the administration of the Maryland Sea Grant College program.
Located in Madison, Wisconsin, the University of
Wisconsin Press was founded in 1936. The Press publishes
books and journals. We select the books using a careful
process of review by Press staff, outside experts, and a
board of University of Wisconsin faculty.
Environmental Laboratory is the problem solver for the
Corps and the Nation in environmental science and
engineering research and development in support of
environmental systems. The staff supports the
environmental missions of the U.S. Army, the Department
of Defense, and the Nation through research,
development, special studies, and technology transfer.
Environmental Laboratory research includes a network of
expertise and facilities from other Engineer Research
and Development Center (ERDC) and Corps Laboratories,
other government agencies, academia, and private sector.
Geological Survey [BOOTH #25] WEB SITE: www.usgs.gov REPRESENTATIVE: Ronnie Best
U.S. Geological Survey serves the Nation by providing
reliable scientific information to describe and
understand the Earth; minimize loss of life and property
from natural disasters; manage water, biological,
energy, and mineral resources; and enhance and protect
our quality of life.
1935, the Natural Resources Conservation Service
(originally called the Soil Conservation Service) has
provided leadership in a partnership effort to help
America's private land owners and managers conserve
their soil, water, and other natural resources.
Solutions delivers integrated, sustainable solutions for
environmental restoration, property redevelopment,
design/build construction, green buildings and clean
energy. Weston can help develop solutions to maximize
the value of your resources and turn environmental
responsibility into economic growth. We help clients
restore productive assets to build a stronger economy
and a healthier ecology.
YSI Incorporated is a global, employee-owned company
that designs sensor instrumentation and real-time
monitoring systems for professionals who protect natural
resources and aquatic life. YSI's sensors and
multiparameter systems provide a continuous and
comprehensive data record of water quality and velocity
for informed decision-making. Our long-term, in situ
monitoring systems allow for early warning and rapid
response to events such as algal blooms, floods, and
source water protection. Parameters include;
conductivity, chlorophyll, dissolved oxygen, blue-green
algae, pH, ORP, salinity, chloride, nitrate, turbidity,
TDB, flow, velocity, temperature and level. New this
year; ProODO Optical Dissolved Oxygen Handheld, Pro20
Dissolved Oxygen Handheld and EcoMapper AUV.
Go Green! We are excited to provide NCER participants the option to offset their carbon
dioxide emissions as they travel to the conference. Visit www.carbonfund.org, and select “Start Offsetting Now”, determine how
much CO2 your trip will generate, and make a donation.