Stream Restoration Progress on Goose Creek

Confluence has made ongoing progress towards designing rehabilitation plans for Goose Creek, located in the Upper West Branch of Priest River in the Idaho Panhandle. The Kalispell Tribe of Nations retained Confluence earlier this year to develop a conceptual design for restoring 4 miles of Goose Creek. Historic land uses along Goose Creek included channelizing […]

Habitat Restoration Underway at O’Dell Wetlands

In 2005 in Madison County, Montana, a cooperative effort to restore a wetlands area was initiated by private landowners, state and federal agencies, and local nonprofit organizations. In July 2009, Confluence was retained by Montana Fish, Wildlife, and Parks to monitor the roughly 16 acre wetlands. Confluence staff completed wetland, open water, and vegetative mapping […]

Pinedale Stream Restoration Completed

Confluence recently completed the construction of two stream restoration projects near Pinedale, Wyoming. Each project involved narrowing existing stream channels using transplanted wetland sod mats and willows to improve fish habitat and sediment transport characteristics. In addition, high quality pool habitat was added to each stream to provide holding water for adult trout and fishing […]

Services and Clientele

Confluence Consulting offers many natural resource planning, design, and consulting services. These include stream, lake, and wetland habitat restoration, floodplain studies, environmental permitting and compliance, GIS mapping, complex database management, ecological assessment and monitoring, and bioengineering. We are capable of providing design-build services for a wide variety of projects, and have worked closely with local, […]