Grouse Mountain Environmental Consultants (GMEC) is an independently owned and multi-disciplinary natural resource consulting firm whose comprehensive blend of disciplines and years of extensive experience allow us to provide solutions to unique and contemporary issues. Grouse Mountain is committed to providing the utmost qualifications and skills available to complete your projects with professionalism and for the best value. We are ready to put our quality services to work on your projects.
GMEC began operations in 2006 located in Buffalo, Wyoming at the base of the Bighorn Mountains. We started out by providing federal oil and gas permitting and environmental consulting services to the Powder River Basin region of Wyoming and Montana.
Since that time, our team has grown to over 30 experienced technical professionals including wildlife biologists, botanists, geographical information systems (GIS) analysts, National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) specialists, oil and gas permitting, cultural resource specialists, and hydrologists that manage a wide variety of projects throughout the Rocky Mountain West, Great Plains, and Southwest regions. Our services include federal and state oil and gas permitting; wildlife and Threatened and Endangered (TE) species surveys and support; third-party NEPA preparation; rangeland health assessments and monitoring; Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plan (SWPPP) creation and inspections; reclamation planning and implementation, wetland delineations, and water quality monitoring.
Our team has extensive experience working with private landowners, federal and state entities, and private industry on a variety of natural resource related projects. Several of our employees’ have backgrounds in farming and ranching as well as previous employment with a variety of government agencies including NRCS, USFS, BLM, WY-DEQ, and NM-EMNRD. This diversity allows GMEC to approach projects with a perspective facilitating cooperation between all parties and aids in the development of mutually approved plans.
We pride ourselves in the relationships we develop with our clients, our staff’s integrity, and the quality of our work. Whether your project requires obtaining a federal Application for Permit to Drill (APD), navigating the policies surrounding greater sage grouse management or NEPA compliance, our staff of dedicated professionals is ready to assist your project needs.