Confluence Expands Wetland Division

Confluence has recently been retained by the Montana Department of Transportation (MDT) to carry out a three year term contract for performing wetlands monitoring on MDT’s wetland mitigation sites throughout Montana.  Confluence’s Brian Sandefur, based in Bozeman, Montana, will be leading a team of 11 professionals to carry out annual wetland monitoring and reporting on MDT’s […]

Confluence Wins Contract To Develop Sediment Model

Confluence has been retained to quantify sediment loads from upland sources using GIS and Universal Soil Loss Equation (USLE) modeling strategies in the Boulder-Elkhorn TMDL Planning Area.  Confluence has significant experience modeling sediment using GIS based USLE sediment models.  We have successfully developed and implemented six watershed scale USLE models to characterize stream sediment:  Upper […]

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 […]

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, […]