Ecosphere has prepared hundreds of NEPA documents including EAs, EISs, CEs, and supporting studies as a “third-party preparer” on behalf of federal resource management agencies and as a contractor to the project proponent. Our NEPA experience includes oil and gas, mining, railroad, transmission and utility line, highway and road, and fiber optics communication projects.
Senior team members have also been involved with several large CEQA projects for energy development and transmission in California. This experience includes work as principal investigators for natural resource issues for the preparation of Environmental Impacts Reports (EIRs) and as a third-party quality control document reviewer and compliance specialist. Senior team members have also provided expert witness testimony and training related to CEQA document preparation.