western range & water (WRW) – at your service
Western Range & Water, Inc. (WRW) is an environmental and regulatory consulting firm with headquarters located in Buffalo, WY. We specialize in regulatory compliance, state and federal permitting, water resource services, vegetation sampling and monitoring, wildlife surveys and habitat assessment, geospatial services, and field inspections for permit compliance.
BUILT BY hard work and solid environmental, business, and regulatory ethics
Wyoming has been characterized as “a small city, with very long streets”, describing how integrated the community is over the extended and diverse geography of the “Cowboy State,” and WRW is part of that community.
We have decades of accumulated experience and local relationships built by hard work and solid environmental, business, and regulatory ethics.
We also have built and maintain relationships with other professional service providers (Engineers, Archaeologists, Paleontologists, Air Quality Specialists, Attorneys and etc.) and are able to provide complete cradle to grave environmental and regulatory project management.
– President, Hydrologist, 26 Years Professional Experience
Education, Specialization, Professional Experience
M.S. Rangeland Ecology and Watershed Management, Water Resources Specialization, University of Wyoming, Laramie, Wyoming
Master’s project – Sediment study on North Tongue River focusing on in-channel erosive processes and fluvial geomorphic stabilization methods
B.S. Biology, Lebanon Valley College, Anneville, PA
- Rangeland ecology
- Wildland hydrologyNational Pollutant Discharge Elimination System and state equivalent permitting
- Stream Morphology
- Water Management Plan development
- Member Society of Range Management
- Member American Water Resources Association26 years
President and Hydrologist
Western Range & Water, Inc., 12 years
Primary Environmental & Regulatory Representative
Williams Production RMT, Gillette, Wyoming, 2 years
NPDES Inspector and Wildland Hydrologist
Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality, 4 years
Wyoming Water Center/Department of Rangeland Ecology and Watershed Management, University of Wyoming, 2 years
Natural Resource Specialist
United States Bureau of Reclamation, states of Washington and Wyoming, 4.5 years
Compliance and Enforcement, United States Army Corps of Engineers, Regulatory Branch, 2 years