I am a Biologist/Regulatory Technician with nine years of experience in the field of environmental consulting. My field experience includes general and focused plant and wildlife surveys, vegetation mapping, mitigation monitoring, tree surveys, jurisdictional delineations, and California Rapid Assessment Method (CRAM) analysis. I have experience in the preparation of several types of environmental documents, including Biological Constraints Reports, Biological Technical Reports, Habitat Assessment Reports and Determination of Biologically Equivalent or Superior Preservation (DBESP) Reports for the Western Riverside County Multiple Species Habitat Conservation Plan (MSHCP), Focused Survey Reports, and Jurisdictional Delineation Reports. I have also prepared application packages for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Section 404 Permit, the Regional Water Quality Control Board (RWQCB) Section 401 Water Quality Certification and Report of Waste Discharge, and the California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) Notification of Lake or Streambed Alteration.
I hold the following permits/certifications
* U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 10(a) permit for conservancy fairy shrimp, longhorn fairy shrimp, Riverside fairy shrimp, San Diego fairy shrimip, vernal pool fairy shrimip, and vernal pool tadpole shrimp
* California Department of Fish and Game Scientific Collecting Permit
* California Department of Fish and Game Authorization to Collect Voucher Specimens of State-listed Endangered, Threatened, and Rare Plants
* Trained Practitioner, CRAM, Riverine Wetland Module