Oxbow Ecological Engineering, LLC has the experience and capabilities to guide your project from concept to completion, offering a broad range of services to help scope, survey, plan, design, permit, and administer your restoration project.
Oxbow Ecological Engineering, LLC offers a full range of ecologically focused survey, design, & engineering services including, but not limited to: Topographic Engineering Surveys (Arizona, California, Utah, Colorado & Texas) & Supplemental Surveys (New Mexico) • Feasibility Studies and Restoration Master Planning • Fluvial Geomorphic Surveys & Assessments • Hydrologic & Hydraulic Modeling & Analysis • Water Delivery & Irrigation System Design • Wetland Water Control Structure Analysis and Design • River Restoration using a Combination of Analog, Empirical, and Analytical Methodologies • Fish Barrier Analysis and Design for Native Fish Population Protection • Streambank Stabilization & Soil Bioengineering Design • Erosion Control & Water Harvesting Design • Wetland/River Grading & Improvement Plans • Exhibits and Preliminary Design Packages for Permitting & Funding • Sealed Contract Document Packages, Including Reports, Drawings, Technical Specifications, and Engineer’s Opinion of Probable Cost (EOPC) • Workshops: Introduction to River Systems & Soil Bioengineering
Construction Phase Services
Oxbow Ecological Engineering, LLC can help kick-off and administer the construction of your habitat restoration project by offering services such as: Bid Ready Construction Contract Packages • Pre-bid Meetings & Site Showings • Pre-Construction Meetings • Construction Staking and Layout • Construction Administration • Record/As-built Surveys and Drawings
Permit & Grant Assistance Services
Oxbow Ecological Engineering, LLC can assist you in coordinating, applying for, and administering the federal, state, and local permits and grants related to your restoration project, including, but not limited to: Clean Water Act (CWA) National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) Permits and Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plans (SWPPP) • U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) 404 Permits • U.S. EPA Clean Water Act Section 401 Water Quality Certifications • National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) • Arizona Department of Water Resources – Arizona Water Protection Fund Grants • U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service – Partner’s for Fish and Wildlife Program Grants • North American Wetlands Conservation Act (NAWCA) Grants
Other Services/Key Collaborators
Oxbow Ecological Engineering, LLC frequently teams with a key group of specialized restoration consultants to expand project development and construction services and capabilities to fit project specific requirements. Frequent collaborators include Fred Phillips Consulting, LLC, a landscape design/ecosystem restoration small business based in Flagstaff, Arizona, and Watershed Artisans, Inc., a design/build land restoration contracting service based in Northern New Mexico that provides restoration, education and inspiration to clients worldwide.