Natural Resources

AKRF’s environmental scientists, ecologists, biologists, environmental toxicologists, statisticians, analysts, and regulatory compliance specialists are expert in the preparation of the many permits needed for activities that may affect natural resources.

The scope of our services includes preparation of permits for compliance with the following requirements:

  • State and National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System
  • Endangered Species Act
  • Coastal Zone Management Act
  • Chesapeake Bay TMDL
  • Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation Management Act
  • Watershed Implementation Plans
  • Maryland stormwater regulations
  • Sections 316(b) of the Clean Water Act
  • U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Section 9, 10, and 404 permitting
  • Tidelands Act administered by the DLUR Bureau of Tidelands Management
  • New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection Waterfront Development Permit
  • Sediment Erosion and Control Plans
  • Section 401 Water Quality Certification