MB&G’s Environmental Services Group was recently notified that all staff members were certified by the Oregon Department of Transportation (ODOT) to prepare and review Federal Highway Administrative Programmatic documentation providing Environmental Species Act (ESA) coverage for many federally-funded transportation projects in Oregon. This certification is required for all ODOT and consultant staff who prepare and/or oversee projects that effect federally threatened and endangered ESA species. This certification broadens ESG’s ability to support ODOT and other clients with transportation project delivery. We’re looking forward to continuing to do more great work with ODOT.
MB&G Senior Forester Brent Keller has been assembling the News For Family Forests Newsletter every month since 2017. The newsletter includes a market watch for housing, lumber and logs as well as industry news relevant to forestland owners. Read The latest News For Family Forests Here. Email email@example.com to subscribe.READ MORE
MB&G’s Peter Gould has just published a new article about a great use of terrestrial and airborne lidar to identify habitat for the endangered Canada lynx in northeast Washington. This is a great application of terrestrial lidar in use. Typical methods used to identify lynx habitat using horizontal cover metrics are time consuming and somewhat inexact […]READ MORE
MB&G’s Reggie Fay and Peter Gould will be speaking at the Western Forestry and Conservation Association’s 2023 conference. This year’s theme is Forest Inventory: Current Approaches and Emerging Methods. The event will take place in Kalama, Washington and MB&G staff will deliver the introductory remarks, give an overview of current approaches, and discuss how to bring remote sensing […]READ MORE