News

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  • 10.19.2011

    Marc von Canal Joins ESA’s Biological Resources Group

    Environmental Science Associates (ESA) is pleased to announce that Marc von Canal has joined the firm as a Senior Scientist in the Biological Resources and Land Management Group. Marc will work with clients to provide solutions for ecological enhancement and restoration projects, environmental studies, on-site and off-site mitigation, including mitigation banking, environmental compliance, permitting, and special status species from ESA’s Orlando office. read more »

  • 10.13.2011

    ESA Opens Orlando Office

    Environmental Science Associates (ESA) announced the opening of a new office in Orlando, Florida on September 1, 2011. The office is located at 5401 South Kirkman Road, Suite 405 in Orlando, Florida and will help serve ESA’s clients throughout Florida and the southeast. read more »

  • 10.10.2011

    Harriet Lai Ross Joins ESA as Community Planning Program Manager

    Environmental Science Associates (ESA), a leading California environmental science and planning firm, is pleased to announce that Harriet Lai Ross has joined our Sacramento office as Community Planning Program Manager. As part of ESA’s growing community planning and policy team, Harriet will provide planning services throughout California. read more »

  • 10.05.2011

    Dan Dameron Joins ESA as Central Valley Community Development Director

    Environmental Science Associates (ESA), a leading California environmental science and planning firm, is pleased to announce that Dan Dameron has joined our Sacramento office as Director of our Central Valley Community Development team. Dan will work closely with ESA’s Ray Weiss, who will continue in his role as Environmental Planning Program Manager, and Harriet Lai Ross, our new Community Planning Program Manager. read more »

  • 09.28.2011

    Sacramento International Airport’s Terminal B Opens October 6th

    ESA partnered with the Sacramento County Airport System to help deliver the largest public works project in County history – the Sacramento International Airport’s Terminal Modernization Program, referred to as the Big Build. read more »

  • 09.26.2011

    Brightwater Opens in Woodinville, WA

    ESA directed the high-profile and award-winning four-year siting and environmental evaluation process for the new Brightwater wastewater treatment system. Our team attended the King County grand opening celebration on September 24th from 9am-4pm. Attendees were encouraged to check out the new Brightwater amenities including an education and community center, restored wildlife habitat and 70-acres of publicly accessible open space and trails. read more »

  • 08.09.2011

    The Next Major Advancement in Aircraft Noise Abatement Technology

    Some of the Nation's Busiest Airports are Using Whispertrack While the aviation industry has focused largely on improving the hardware side of aircraft noise abatement (e.g., quieter engines, improved wings for better climb performance, etc.), little has occurred on the software side in terms of noise abatement procedure dissemination - until now. read more »

  • 07.19.2011

    Most Comprehensive Fast-Track Environmental Review of its Kind – San Francisco releases DEIR on 34th America’s Cup Event

    Environmental Science Associates (ESA), a San Francisco-based environmental science and planning firm, led the City and County of San Francisco’s environmental consultant team in releasing the Draft Environmental Impact Report (DEIR) on the 34th America’s Cup (AC34) venue for the City and Port of San Francisco. The DEIR is a fast-track, 1,500-page document completed just five months after the Notice of Preparation was released. A copy can be found on the City’s Environmental Planning Department website. read more »

  • 07.14.2011

    Past Forward Joins ESA and Strengthens Cultural Resources Management Expertise

    Environmental Science Associates (ESA), a leading California environmental consulting firm, is pleased to announce that on July 11, 2011, Past Forward, Inc., a Northern-California based cultural resource consulting firm, has joined with ESA. The addition of Past Forward’s principals, Dr. Rebecca Allen and Scott Baxter, supports ESA’s strategy to deepen technical services in cultural resources throughout the West. read more »

  • 06.30.2011

    Paul Miller to Lead ESA’s Central Valley Renewable Resources Group

    Environmental Science Associates (ESA), a leading California environmental and planning firm, is pleased to announce that Paul Miller has been promoted to Manager of its Central Valley/Sierra Region Renewable Resources Group. The group operates out of the firm’s Sacramento office. Throughout his 30 years of experience, Paul has managed the environmental documentation for many fast-track and pioneering energy and solid waste projects. read more »