Environmental Services

We provide environmental and demographic services to public agency and private sector clients with a major emphasis on environmental issues associated with water supply, wastewater treatment, reclaimed water, BMP programs, and watershed studies.

Our clients include a wide range of California cities, water and wastewater agencies, engineering companies, private landowners, citrus producers, and the sand and gravel industry. As a small business, BES is committed to personal service, high quality products, close communication, and enduring client relationships.

Environmental Analyses

  • Environmental Impact Reports and Statements
  • Environmental Feasibility Studies and Alternatives Screening
  • Negative Declarations, Mitigated Negative Declarations & Exemptions
  • Public Participation Programs and Scoping Sessions
  • Findings and Statements of Overriding Consideration
  • Mitigation Monitoring Programs
  • Peer Review of CEQA Documentation
  • Water Resource and Specialized Studies

  • Watershed Studies and Best Management Practices Programs
  • NPDES Permits and Reporting Compliance
  • Potable Water, Reclaimed Water, and Wastewater Resource Analyses
  • Specific Plans and Planned Community Texts
  • Sphere of Influence, Annexation and Reorganization Studies
  • Entitlement-to-Use Processing and Permits
  • Sand and Gravel Zoning, Reclamation and Extraction Permitting
  • Airport Land Use Compatibility Assessments
  • Municipal Planning Assistance
  • Planning and Demographic Studies

  • Specific Plans
  • Staff Reports
  • Overall General Plan and Housing Element Updates
  • Project-Related Secondary and Growth Impact Assessments
  • Population, Housing and Employment Forecasts
  • Affordable Housing Programs
  • Growth Monitoring Assessments
  • Socioeconomic Studies