WSSI Comprehensive List of Services

Wetland Studies and Solutions, Inc. provides an extensive range of natural and cultural resource consulting services. Contact us about your project; there's no one better in the field.

Natural Resources and Water Resource Engineering

  • Wetland delineation

  • Wetland reconnaissance

  • Wetland functional assessment

  • Jurisdictional determinations

  • Stream assessments

  • Wetland and stream mitigation monitoring

  • Biological inventories

  • Vegetation inventories and assessments

  • Rare plant community assessments

  • Endangered and threatened searches and habitat evaluation

    • Acoustic bat survey

    • Bald eagle habitat evaluation and search

    • Harperella habitat evaluation and search

    • Swamp pink habitat evaluation and search

    • Wood turtle habitat evaluation and search

    • Small whorled pogonia habitat evaluation and search

  • Water quality sampling

  • Biological water quality assessments

  • Macroinvertebrate sampling and identification

  • Submerged aquatic vegetation surveys

  • Chesapeake Bay ordinance studies

  • Phase 1 Environmental Site Assessments

  • Stream restoration and stabilization design

  • Wetland mitigation design

  • Sustainable site design

  • Stormwater wetland systems design

  • Stream assessments

  • Watershed/floodplain studies

  • Chesapeake Bay ordinance compliance

  • Stormwater management facility retrofits

  • Stream and wetland construction management

  • Post-construction ecosystem monitoring

  • Dams

    • Dam inspections

    • Small dam/pond design and/or analysis

    • Dam inundation studies

    • Pond/lake sedimentation analysis

    • Assistance with Operation and Maintenance Certificates for State Regulated Dams

    • Emergency Action Plans

    • Operations and Maintenance Manuals

  • Floodplains

    • General consulting

    • Compliance with floodplain regulations (floodplain/waterfront development)

    • Flood mitigation

    • Floodproofing

    • Flood Insurance

    • Floodplain studies and analysis

    • FEMA Flood Insurance Rate Map revisions

    • Assist localities/communities in developing/revising floodplain regulations

  • Landscape architecture

    • Existing vegetation preservation plans

    • Conceptual and final landscape design

    • Green Infrastructure

    • Low-Impact Development

  • Section 404/401 Clean Water Act Permits

  • Bald Eagle and Eagle Nest Take Permits

  • NEPA assistance and documentation

  • Impact compensation planning and mitigation

  • Local government activity support

  • Construction monitoring

  • Corrective Action Plans for unauthorized wetland impacts

  • National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) permitting

  • NPDES site inspections

  • NPDES site audits

  • Storm Water Pollution Prevention Plan (SWPPP) development and review

  • Forest stand delineations

  • Existing vegetation inventories

  • Natural resources inventories

  • Existing conditions analysis

  • Arborist oversight and monitoring

  • Tree stand evaluations

  • Tree preservation planning

  • Forest conservation plans

  • Tree save plans

  • Tree appraisals

  • Risk assessments

  • General arboricultural consulting

  • Specimen tree assessments

  • Tree inventory and condition assessments

  • Tree maintenance recommendations

  • GIS/GPS tree inventories

  • Wetland and stream restoration construction oversight

  • Wetland mitigation maintenance

  • Wetland mitigation monitoring

  • Hydraulic dredging

  • Stormwater management facility inspections

  • Stormwater management facility maintenance

  • Trail and boardwalk construction and maintenance

  • Invasive species control

  • Wildlife habitat enhancement

  • Native plant propagation

  • Tree preservation plan implementation

  • Permeability testing

  • Integrated pest management

  • Wetland delineation location survey

  • Archeological site (Including graves) location survey

  • Stream profiles and cross-sections

  • Topographic survey

  • Construction stake-out

  • As-built survey

  • Bathymetric survey

  • House location survey

  • Boundary survey

  • Tree identification and location survey

  • Rare, endangered, and threatened species location survey

  • UAV (drone) survey

  • Stormwater and sanitary utility surveys

  • Confined space surveys

  • Digital imagery and map overlays

  • Aerial photograph interpretation

  • Land cover mapping

  • Aerial and spatial land database maps

  • Desktop wetland reconnaissance

  • Chesapeake Bay protection ordinance mapping

  • Environmental analyses for rezoning

  • Feasibility studies

  • Hydrologic modeling base maps

  • Environmental modeling

  • Watershed delineations and analysis mapping

  • Line of sight and viewshed profile maps

  • Historic deed and plat overlay maps

  • Site suitability analysis and maps

  • Project location and direction maps

  • Current land use and future zoning maps

  • Retail/commercial location analyses

  • Presentation graphics and maps

  • GIS database development and solutions

  • Civil software customization and deployment

  • Custom documentation

  • Promotion of industry best practices

  • Project management

  • Survey automation

  • Lecture-style AutoCAD Civil 3D Short Courses

  • Hands-on training courses

  • CAD Standards development and customization

  • CAD Process evaluation

  • Custom project folder creators

  • Automated XREF management

Cultural Resources

  • Cultural Resources Site Assessment

  • Phase IA (Reconnaissance Level) Investigation

  • Phase I (Identification Level) Investigation

  • Phase II Evaluation

  • Phase III (Data Recovery) Excavations

  • Archeological Construction Monitoring

  • Cemetery Delineation and Documentation

  • Cemetery Relocation/Archeological Recovery of Human Remains

  • Cemetery Landscape and Monument Documentation

  • Phase I (Reconnaissance Level) Investigation

  • Phase II (Intensive Level) Evaluation

  • Phase III Documentation

    • State and Local Documentation

    • Historic American Building Survey (HABS)

    • Historic American Engineering Record (HAER)

    • Historic American Landscape Survey (HALS)

  • National Register Nominations

  • Cultural Landscape Reports (CLR)

  • Cultural Resources Management Plans (CRMP)

  • Educational Materials and Program Development

  • Natural and Cultural Resources Management Plans (NCRMP)

  • Heritage Publishing

  • Historic Structures Reports (HSR)

  • Historic Properties Management Plans (HPMP)

  • Redevelopment Master Plans