The best places in California need preserving. South Environmental uses the latest technologies and best science available to further the conservation of fish and wildlife and their habitats in southern California. Our firm builds close relationships with organizations whose missions align with ours, and we assist with the planning and implementation of projects dedicated to the preservation and conservation of California’s natural areas and rare species. We build trust and lasting relationships with our project partners based on a mutual passion for preserving California’s native areas.

Our team of experts includes Certified Widlife Biologist, Urban Forester, Certified Arborists,  GIS Analysts, Certified UAS pilots, and Data Scientists that ensure the quality and strength of our science. We understand that professional and polished reports are what we ultimately provide for our clients and as a result we employ a team of Technical Editors and Graphic Designers to ensure all of our work is second to none.

Specific services we offer are broken into five categories: Biological Resources, GIS & Data Science, Urban ForestryPermitting & Monitoring, and Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS/Drones). South Environmental specializes in biological resources assessments, resource management planning (habitat conservation plans, avian and nesting bird protection plans, mitigation and monitoring plans, urban forest management plans), wetland delineations and Clean Water Act permitting, rare and endangered species surveys, protected tree permitting, urban tree inventories, database construction and management, and web map application development.