Capabilities

Delivering Sustainable Environmental Solutions
Smith Environmental & Engineering provides comprehensive environmental engineering and consulting services to municipalities, governmental agencies, developers, private landowners, mining companies, and industry throughout Colorado and the western United States.

Ecological Management

  • Migratory bird clearance surveys
  • Raptor surveys
  • Special status species surveys
  • Noxious weed surveys, management plans, & control
  • Prairie dog management
  • Mitigation & revegetation monitoring

environmental construction

  • Planting & seeding
  • Mulching & erosion control services
  • BMP Inspections
  • Erosion control supervisors
  • Drainage structure installation
  • Demolition & grading
  • Silt fence & other BMP installation
  • Boardwalk, trail, & small bridge installation
  • Path construction
  • Tree thinning, felling, wildfire fuel mitigation

public information

  • Public outreach strategy
  • Stakeholder mapping & engagement
  • Public meeting organization & staffing
  • Targeted messaging
  • Media relations
  • Content development
  • Social media planning & development

Ecological sciences

  • Terrestrial & aquatic resource baseline studies
  • Wetland delineations
  • CWA Section 404 Permitting
  • T/E/S species habitat assessments
  • ESA Section 7 consultation
  • ESA Section 10 permitting
  • Habitat conservation plans
  • CO Senate Bill 40 Certifications
  • Environmental Assessments (EAs)
  • Environmental Impact Assessments (EISs)
  • BEGEPA Incidental Take permit applications
  • Wetland mitigation plans
  • Wetland mitigation monitoring & reporting
  • Topsoil suitability & volume assessments
  • Upland habitat restoration/ enhancement plans
  • Wildfire fuel inventories & mitigation plans

HAZARDOUS MATERIALS

  • Asbestos survey & abatement
  • Groundwater/Surface water monitoring
  • Vapor intrusion assessment
  • Environmental construction monitoring
  • Site remediation & closure
  • Brownfield Assessment
  • Voluntary Clean Up Program (VCUP) assessment & remediation
  • Groundwater modeling
  • Lead based paint (LBP) survey & abatement
  • Mold investigation & abatement
  • Air quality monitoring
  • Noise monitoring assessment
  • Petroleum storage tank closure
  • Waste stream assessment
  • Ecological risk assessment (scoping/screening level)
  • Fugitive particulate emission control plan

Cultural Resources/Paleontology

  • Water rights & augmentation plans
  • Drainage reports
  • Stormwater Management plans
  • Water quality studies & modeling
  • Rezoning submittals
  • Stream restoration design: conceptual, pool limitary, and final
  • Construction bid documents
  • Construction cost estimating
  • Wetland mitigation site design
  • HEC HMS and HEC RAS modeling
  • Flood control design & planning
  • Culvert and pipe design
  • Construction management
At SMITH, we recognize the challenge of balancing complex ecosystems with the needs of human beings and we strive to deliver “sustainable solutions” to our clients and communities with every project.