We are thrilled to announce the promotion of Steve Winter, PH & PWS and Susan Dickerson-Lange, PhD, PG to principal partners. Steve joined NSD in 2016 and is based in our Seattle office. Steve has over 20 years of experience as a hydrologist and geomorphologist concentrating on wetlands, streams, and rivers in Washington, Oregon, and […]

NSD is always looking for ways to leverage our resources and expertise to support our project partners, and in 2019 this included helping Malama Huleia (https://malamahuleia.org/) tackle the largest mangrove removal project in Hawaii at the Alakoko Fishpond. Formed in 2015, Malama Huleia (https://malamahuleia.org/) is a local Hawaii nonprofit that is leading the community effort […]

Some great news from BNSF, with whom we worked on the Otter Creek Side Channel Design Project, which completed in 2016: Praising our “efforts benefiting fish, water quality, habitat and habitat connectivity,” the Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) gave BNSF its 2016 WSDOT Environmental Excellence Award. The Otter Creek Restoration Project in Lewis County, […]