EMPSi provides services to government and industry clients across a variety of market sectors


EMPSi is client focused, project focused, and quality focused—whether negotiating challenging planning issues, complex NEPA permitting, or fast-tracked timelines. Because of this, we are consistently recognized as industry leaders who help drive scientifically sound, reasonable, and legally defensible efforts. Our diverse services and the skills of our employees ensure successful project outcomes. 

Environmental Planning and Compliance

  • Environmental impact analysis under NEPA/CEQA
  • Agency coordination and facilitation
  • Alternatives development and screening
  • Cumulative impact analysis
  • Environmental permitting and licensing
  • Resource management plans
  • Socioeconomic and environmental justice analysis
  • Visual resource management and simulations
  • GIS support and integration


  • Administrative records
  • File and database management
  • Interdisciplinary team facilitation and organization
  • Regulatory coordination and consultation
  • Scheduling and forecasting

Natural Resources ConSULTING

  • Biological assessment and evaluations
  • Endangered species studies and surveys 
  • Fire and vegetation management planning
  • Recreation planning
  • River and wetland restoration 
  • Wetland delineations & 404 permitting


  • Design and implement public outreach programs 
  • Public meetings and open houses
  • Comment tracking and response
  • Community workshops and focus groups
  • Facilitation and conflict resolution
  • Media relations and press releases
  • Interactive educational programs