Clearway Environmental fosters beneficial relationships between clients, design teams, resource agencies, local jurisdictions, and construction personnel. Our areas of expertise include the following:

Natural Resources and Habitat Restoration

  • Stream and Wetland Delineations, Ratings, and Evaluations
  • Stream and Wetland Habitat Prioritizations
  • Stream and Wetland Mitigation and Restoration Design Options
  • Post-Construction Habitat Monitoring
  • Fish Surveys – Snorkel and Netting
  • Fish Handling and Electroshocking
  • Fish Passage Evaluation, Design, Construction Support, and Long-term Monitoring

Permits and Approvals

  • Corps of Engineers Section 10 and 404
  • Ecology Permits – 401 Water Quality, NPDES, CZMA
  • Washington State Department of Fish and Wildlife Permits – Hydraulic Project Approvals (HPAs)
  • Critical Areas and Local Permits
  • Endangered Species Act (ESA) Compliance – Biological Assessments and Biological Evaluations
  • NEPA/SEPA Compliance

Environmental Management and Strategy

  • Environmental Team Leadership
  • Environmental Compliance Strategies
  • Experts in performance-based permit conditions and contract specifications, design-build contracts, and Best Management Practices for road maintenance and habitat restoration projects