Howard County, MD Envirens provided value engineering for redesign and installation of plantings on a wetland bench within an existing storm water management pond. While the pond was drawn down for maintenance dredging, a previously failed wetland perimeter was renovated and replanted to provide the nutrient assimilation benefits of wetland vegetation.
Garrett County, MD Wildlife hedges of Elaeagnus umbellata, Autumn Olive had been planted by the Maryland Ornithological Society Sanctuary in Garrett County to provide habitat and food for various bird species. When the Autumn Olive and Multiflora Rose began to spread and interfere with native bird habitat plants on site, MOS decided to remove the […]
Caroline County, MD Envirens provided assessment surveys for a proposed sand and gravel operation in Federalsburg, MD. The complex geology created by historic extractions formed diverse isolated wetland communities. Maryland Natural Heritage (MNH) identified several endangered plants on the site. Envirens surveyed submerged aquatic vegetation (SAV) in Marshy Hope Creek as well as rare, threatened […]
Garrett County, MD Envirens provided a detailed environmental assessment to determine the impacts that an increased pool elevation of an existing reservoir would have on wetlands, streams, fisheries, and other wildlife. Envirens identified, quantified, and analyzed potential natural resource impacts. This included a wetland delineation on 425 acres, and a habitat evaluation on a diverse […]