We offer watershed planning and road development consultants, GIS and GPS specialists, and botany experts. We are up to date with the needed permitting and agency requirements for water planning, road development, and State Water Board permit requirements. Our skilled staff can help you navigate the permitting process, plan for development on your land, and help make your land productive and sustainable.

Our services include:

Property Mapping and Planning

Our Geospatial Services utilize state of the art Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and Global Positioning Systems (GPS) to develop maps for planning and documentation purposes. We can map existing water lines, roads, fences, and infrastructure utilizing GPS and then plot this information on GIS maps with topography, aerial photos, vegetation types and more to give you an array of information to help plan activities on your property. Maps of this type are often a requirement for agricultural and other types of permitting. We offer expert and affordable services to assist with documentation, planning and map production.

For information about GIS and GPS services, contact Marie by calling the Watershed Center Office 530-628-4206 or emailing marie@thewatershedcenter.com

Stream-based Services

Our instream services include assistance with planning, monitoring, and restoration work. We offer various monitoring services including streamflow and water quality assessments, and our restoration services include bank erosion treatments, riparian vegetation assessment, salmonid restoration projects, streambed alteration, permitting, and more.

For information about road, monitoring, stream, or water planning services contact Josh by calling the Watershed Center Office 530-628-4206 or emailing josh@thewatershedcenter.com

Domestic and Agricultural Water Services

Our water systems services include stream diversion assessment and permitting, diversion flow rate monitoring, groundwater well monitoring, water storage planning, water conservation techniques, and more.

For information about road, monitoring, stream, or water planning services contact Josh by calling the Watershed Center Office 530-628-4206 or emailing josh@thewatershedcenter.com

Road Inventory and Upgrade Services

Our focus is on helping landowners improve and maintain private rural roads using techniques that reduce maintenance needs, improve road conditions, and improve water quality. We conduct road inventories that help identify and catalogue road erosion problems then prescribe treatments to solve the problem. We have helped oversee numerous road upgrade treatments including culvert replacements, road reshaping, and installations to control erosion and reduce road maintenance needs.

For information about road, monitoring, stream, or water planning services contact Josh by calling the Watershed Center Office 530-628-4206 or emailing josh@thewatershedcenter.com

Botany and Weed Management Services

We offer botanical expertise such as integrated noxious weed management, rare and native plant identification and monitoring, and botanical restoration.

For information about Noxious Weed and services, contact Marie by calling the Watershed Center Office 530-628-4206 or emailing marie@thewatershedcenter.com