We bridge the gap between theory and application. Our watershed success hinges on our unique ability to communicate with and gain the trust of local stakeholders.
An industry leader in water sciences, RESPEC uses a proven, integrated approach with a comprehensive process—from master planning through implementation—as the key to successful watershed management. Our technical expertise and management ensure the development of innovative, economic strategies to assess and improve watershed management and ecosystem restoration.
RESPEC’s scientists and engineers bridge the gap between theoretical science and applied science and engineering. We work to fully understand your project from a theoretical perspective and relate the theories to the actual, assessed watershed conditions. Our scientists and researchers develop prioritization and feasibility analysis applications that allow us to better comprehend watershed conditions to increase the effectiveness of implementation.
Combining field monitoring, modeling, assessments, and conservation planning to develop alternatives, cost/benefit analyses, and conceptual designs, our professionals achieve a thorough plan that addresses existing and future needs, has active stakeholder commitment, and identifies project funding integral to successful watershed management.
RESPEC’s consistent watershed success hinges on our unique ability to gain the understanding and trust of local stakeholders. Our project specialists collaborate closely with individual citizens, special-interest groups, public agencies, and private landowners to ensure excellent results.
RESPEC CAPABILITIES INCLUDE:
- Watershed Restoration Planning
- Restoration Effectiveness Monitoring
- Rangeland Planning and Rehabilitation
- Irrigation System Analysis and Design
- Irrigation Scheduling
- Riparian Restoration Ecological Services
- Ecological Services
- Custom Tool Development for Planning and Tracking
- Construction Administration
- Grant Writing and Watershed Program Management
- Public Outreach Education and Stakeholder Relations
Related Service Areas
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.
Belle Fourche River Watershed Implementation Project
Benton County Irrigation Scheduler
Best Management Practices Tracking
Big Sioux Flood Information System
Big Sioux River Sediment and Bacteria Total Maximum Daily Load
Big Sioux Water Quality Trading Project
Cape Fear River Watershed Model
Cheyenne Municipal Watershed Wildfire Hazard Mitigation
Clark Fork River Plains Reach Assessment
Contribution-Based Watershed Assessments
Decision-Support Tools for Watershed Management
HSPF Code Conversion
Illinois River Total Maximum Daily Load
LG Everist and D&I Railroad
Lower Gallatin Watershed Restoration Plan
Middle North Platte Watershed Study
Mussel Data Analysis
Piney Creek Major Drainageway Plan
Red River of the North Stressor-Response Model
SARA Water Quality Modeling Tool Development
Spring Creek Watershed Restoration
SWMM Stormwater Planning Plug-In for Open Planning Tools
SWMM/EPANET User Interface Reengineering
Temperature Total Maximum Daily Load Assessment
Using Basins.MIL to Evaluate Climate Non-Stationarity
Water Conservation Belle Fourche Irrigation District
Yellow Medicine Project – One Watershed One Plan
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