Environmental Project

Threatened & Endangered Species

NCDOT, U-5942, Traffic Signal System Underground Cable Installation, Pasquotank County, NC.

Scenic Consulting was responsible for provided field investigations for wetland/stream delineations, protected species habitat surveys, preparing preliminary jurisdictional determination packet; and preparation of the Natural Resources Technical Report (NRTR) for the proposed installation of an underground cable for a new traffic signal system in Elizabeth City, North Carolina.

Charles Creek/Riverine Swamp Forest
UT to Knobbs Creek/Riverine Swamp Forest

 

NCDOT, B-5947, Replace Bridge No. 91 on NC 581 over the Tar River, Nash County, NC.

Scenic Consulting Group was responsible for providing field investigations for wetland/stream delineations, protected species habitat surveys, preparing preliminary jurisdictional determination packet; and preparation of the Natural Resources Technical Report (NRTR) for the proposed replacement of Bridge No. 91 on NC 581 over the Tar River in Nash County.

Bottomland Hardwood Wetland
Tar River

 

NCDOT, Replace Bridge No. 420056 on NC 27 over the Upper Little River, Harnett County, NC

Scenic Consulting was responsible for providing field investigations for wetland/stream delineations, protected species habitat surveys, preparing preliminary jurisdictional determination packet; and preparation of the Natural Resources Technical Report (NRTR) for the proposed replacement of Bridge No. 420056 on NC 27over the Upper Little River in Harnett County.

Bottomland Hardwood Wetland
Upper Little River

 

NCDOT, Replace Bridge No. 230005 on US 76 over Gapway Swamp, Columbus County, NC

Scenic Consulting was responsible for providing field investigations for wetland/stream delineations, protected species habitat surveys, preparing preliminary jurisdictional determination packet; and preparation of the Natural Resources Technical Report (NRTR) for the proposed replacement of Bridge No. 230005 on US 76 over Gapway Swamp in Columbus County.

Bottomland Hardwood Wetland
Gapway Swamp

 

NCDOT, GIS-based Regional Environmental Modeling, Multiple Counties, NC.  Western Plants Coordinator assisting NCDOT in developing a GIS-based regional environmental model to streamline the project delivery process. This is a statewide effort focusing on eight regions of NCDOT. Using available data sets, field data collection, and predicative modeling techniques, NCDOT expects to utilize the most current and accurate data to streamline project delivery through increased use of GIS-based data layers and analysis. SEPI staff is involved with leading noise analysis, threatened, and endangered species assessment, GIS analysis, field data collection, and evaluating policy improvements.

Completed Date: Ongoing

POC: Morgan Weatherford (919) 707-615

 

Spiraea virginiana

 

Rhus michauxii

 

NCDOT, R2233BA/BB, Field Resurvey for Dwarf-flowered Heartleaf for the proposed US 221 Rutherfordton Bypass, Rutherford County, NC

Scenic Consulting was responsible for providing field investigations for the resurvey of Hexastylis naniflora and preparation of the technical memo for the proposed US 221 Rutherfordton Bypass, Rutherford County.

Hexastylis naniflora
Hexastylis naniflora