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Stream Restoration

Many factors contribute to stream bank erosion and instability, including increased upstream development, poor agricultural practices, and destruction of the riparian buffer. Sometimes stream degradation gradually worsens over a period of many years, while other times a major storm event can severely damage a reach over a period of just…

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Stream and Wetland Delineation

Accurate assessment of sensitive areas is critical to project success. Whether you’re a conservation-minded developer, a private homeowner, or in the market for a piece of land, it’s imperative to know if there are jurisdictional streams or wetlands on the property. In most scenarios you cannot build within wetlands or streams, or their…

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Mitigation

Stream and wetland restoration is becoming increasingly essential in the ongoing quest to balance anthropogenic development and the resulting impacts to the environment. The construction of roads and communities often negatively impacts wetlands, streams and other critical habitat for plants and animals, resulting in overall environmental degradation over time. Construction may also result…

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What is Environmental Consulting?

Environmental Consulting includes a variety of services focused on servicing customers as well as protecting essential ecological features such as streams and wetlands. At Brushy Fork, this means we assist customers with environmental permitting, wetland and stream delineations, jurisdictional determinations, stormwater management solutions, erosion control, environmental site assessments and environmental…

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Additional Information About the Payne Branch Dam Project

Restoration of Payne Branch area to begin July 20 – Watauga Democrat Related Articles Payne Branch Project History and Information Payne Branch Restoration Project Starts Construction in July Payne Branch Dam Removal

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