Managing the future, you’ll need a team that knows the flow.
From large irrigation districts to individual farms, RESPEC has extensive experience in rangeland and cropland water development and management. We guide agricultural producers to address critical challenges of water management, including irrigation operation and delivery as well as rangeland management. All developed solutions consider impacts to water quality and quantity while keeping the producer’s bottom line in mind. RESPEC’s professional team is highly reputed for grazing management as well as irrigation assessment, design, flow monitoring, structural and operational improvements, irrigation automation, modeling, and support-software development. We are experts in every aspect of managing agricultural watersheds with both irrigated and dryland farming and ranching operations.
Our interdisciplinary team of scientists and engineers brings unprecedented levels of combined knowledge and experience in irrigation water management; monitoring data collection and analysis; custom water management, decision-support system development; and agricultural stakeholder involvement as well as strong agricultural backgrounds related to hydrologic analysis and water management. RESPEC also has extensive experience with developing hydrologic models in agricultural watersheds to assess water availability and pollutant sources. At the watershed level, RESPEC conducts best management practices (BMPs) planning for water quantity and quality and designs site-specific BMPs to optimize environmental benefits while considering operational and economic constraints.
RESPEC CAPABILITIES INCLUDE:
- Irrigation Water Management
- Hydrologic Analysis
- BMP Design and Implementation
- Watershed Implementation Management
- Watershed Total Maximum Daily Load (TMDL)
- Monitoring Data Collection and Analysis
- Stakeholder Relations
- Public Outreach Education
- Grant-Writing Services
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Founded in 1969, RESPEC is a global leader in geoscience, engineering, data, and integrated technology solutions for major industry sectors.
RESPEC’s product line is geared towards making businesses and organizations better, faster, smarter, and safer. Our products benefit clients in need of greater efficiency, accuracy, and cost savings.
Hydrologic Simulation Program‑FORTRAN (HSPF)
Hydrologic Simulation Program–Python (HSP²)
Irrigation Management Assistant (IMA)
SARA Load Reduction Tool
SARA TS Utility
Scenario Application Manager (SAM)
Learn more about related projects where RESPEC has proven our expertise in this area.
Arapahoe County Water and Wastewater Authority
Belle Fourche Irrigation District Siphon Replacements
Belle Fourche River Watershed Implementation Project
Benton County Irrigation Scheduler
Best Management Practices Tracking
Big Sioux River Sediment and Bacteria Total Maximum Daily Load
Big Sioux Water Quality Trading Project
Cape Fear River Watershed Model
Contribution-Based Watershed Assessments
Decision-Support Tools for Watershed Management
Hill Ranch Water-Rights Acquisition
Middle North Platte Watershed Study
Red River of the North Stressor-Response Model
Water Conservation Belle Fourche Irrigation District
Yellow Medicine Project – One Watershed One Plan
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