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WHITE PAPER: A NEW TOOL IN ENDANGERED SPECIES PROTECTION AND MANAGEMENT: RED-COCKADED WOODPECKER (RCW) SURVEYS USING UNMANNED AERIAL SYSTEMS (UAS)

WHITE PAPER: A NEW TOOL IN ENDANGERED SPECIES PROTECTION AND MANAGEMENT: RED-COCKADED WOODPECKER (RCW) SURVEYS USING UNMANNED AERIAL SYSTEMS (UAS)

The red-cockaded woodpecker (RCW) is federally listed as endangered under the 1973 Endangered Species Act (ESA) due to loss of nesting and foraging habitat. Under the ESA’s Section 7, all federal agencies are directed to work to conserve endangered and threatened species and ensure their actions do not jeopardize the continued existence of any listed…

Protecting our Coasts: Atlantic Reefmaker Wave Attenuator System Reducing Coastal Erosion

Protecting our Coasts: Atlantic Reefmaker Wave Attenuator System Reducing Coastal Erosion

Atlantic Reefmaker, Scenic Consulting Group’s innovative wave attenuation system was installed as part of the Atlantic Harbor maintenance dredging and living shoreline project to provide protection of the commercial fishing harbor channel using innovative nature-based engineering solutions. RALEIGH, NC – October 20, 2020 – Scenic Consulting Group, a coastal and environmental engineering firm with expertise…

Scenic Consulting Group Tests using Unmanned Aerial Systems for Bat Exit Surveys

Scenic Consulting Group Tests using Unmanned Aerial Systems for Bat Exit Surveys

RALEIGH, NC, August 28, 2020 — Scenic Consulting Group, a coastal and environmental engineering firm offering innovative solutions that work with nature, and Copperhead Environmental Consulting, an environmental consulting firm specializing in environmental regulatory compliance and ecological inventories, conducted bat surveys using Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS). The field testing was performed on August 18-20, 2020 in collaboration with Dr….

2019 ACEC Engineering Excellence Award for Brunswick Town Fort Anderson Shoreline Protection

2019 ACEC Engineering Excellence Award for Brunswick Town Fort Anderson Shoreline Protection

Innovative Reef Catches Waves to Save State’s Historic Shoreline RALEIGH, NC, January 18, 2019- The American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) presented North State Engineering, PLLC with its 2019 Award for Engineering Excellence in the (Water and Storm Water/Water Resources/ Special Projects) Category for the Department of Natural and Cultural Resources’ Brunswick Town – Fort…