Pangea Biological is a leading environmental consulting firm that specializes in providing comprehensive program management, environmental compliance monitoring and inspection, environmental training, constructability reviews, third-party monitoring, cultural resources surveys and testing, biological monitoring, and aquatic resource surveys. We also offer avian nest surveys, Geographic Information System (GIS) mapping and data analysis, planning and permitting, plan development, regulatory strategy, and mitigation development for clients in the energy and infrastructure sectors across the United States.
Our team of highly experienced environmental professionals bring extensive knowledge and expertise to each project we undertake. We work closely with our clients to develop customized solutions that meet their unique needs while ensuring compliance with applicable federal and state regulations. Our commitment to sustainable environmental practices and ESG initiatives, and our dedication to delivering exceptional results has helped establish Pangea Biological as a trusted partner in the industry.
Pangea leads the way toward environmental solutions while balancing real-world construction challenges on Critical Infrastructure.
Pangea Biological's team has extensive experience in environmental resources and hands-on construction within the United States. Over the years, we have successfully managed and completed over 4,800 projects across various industries and sectors. From feasibility surveys, routing studies, and red flag studies to constraints-level evaluations on large multi-year, multi-faceted planning and construction projects, our highly experienced scientists have a proven track record of adapting to our client's unique needs and providing practical and effective solutions.
At Pangea Biological, we are dedicated to delivering exceptional results on every project we undertake. Our team's expertise and technical skills, combined with our commitment to sustainable environmental practices, have helped us establish a reputation as a trusted partner in the industry. We take pride in working closely with our clients to develop customized solutions that meet their unique needs while ensuring compliance with all applicable federal and state regulations. Whether you're looking for environmental compliance monitoring and inspection, environmental training, constructability reviews, third-party monitoring, biological monitoring, or aquatic resource surveys, Pangea Biological has the expertise and experience to deliver high-quality results. Our team of dedicated professionals is committed to providing practical and effective solutions that meet your needs and exceed your expectations.
Most critically, Pangea is committed to social responsibility and safety in every aspect of what we do. Our clients trust us to advise them on what they need to know, not what they want to hear.
*WBEC-West WBE of the Year Award
*Small Business Enterprise (SBE)/Woman Business
Enterprise (WBE) Contractor of the Year Award by the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP)
WBEC-West WBE Advocate of the Year Award
NAWBO Woman Business Owner of the Year Award
SDG&E's Best in Class Award
Coordination with federal, state, and local agencies to develop permit conditions and mitigations, and have experience negotiating and coordinating with ACOE, USFS, USFWS, BLM, FERC, RWQCB, CPUC, and CDFW.
Biological and Water Resources
Pangea Biological conducts desktop analyses, constraints-level surveys, biological assessments, habitat assessments, rare plant surveys, species-specific surveys, reconnaissance-level biological and aquatic surveys and delineations, and vegetation mapping. Our team is highly experienced with natural resources, avoidance measures, and mitigation review and analysis, wetland and waterbody jurisdictional delineations, evaluations, and determinations.
Planning and Permitting
Pangea Biological takes a solution-oriented approach to routing, planning, and permitting during the design phase for energy and infrastructure projects to facilitate construction by strategizing and coordinating with engineers, designers, construction management, and regulatory agencies. Pangea coordinates with federal and state agencies to develop permit conditions and mitigation measures that are environmentally sound while facilitating construction progress.
Pangea Biological engages and collaborates with engineers, construction, and design teams when the project is in the conceptual stage and each phase of engineering design, whether at 10, 30, 60, or 90 percent design to provide environmental guidance and regulatory strategy prior to construction to ensure projects can be permitted and are buildable while providing protection for biological, aquatic, stormwater, and other environmental resources.
Pangea Biological leverages its deep construction and field experience to provide big picture, general, supervisory, in-the-moment, and project-specific environmental training to clients, management teams, construction personnel, agency personnel, and environmental teams. Our team is highly experienced in designing, developing, facilitating, and implementing environmental training programs within the United States. These informative and engaging training programs, workshops, and sessions are conducted in and out of the field and virtually—including conference keynotes—and are designed to foster a greater understanding and commitment to environmental compliance.
Pangea Biological provides highly experienced environmental inspectors and monitors, biological monitors, and stormwater inspectors to safeguard natural resources while guiding our clients to maintain environmental compliance during the construction and the post-construction phases of their projects. Pangea is deeply skilled at communicating environmental requirements (including the 'why' and 'how' to comply) to the construction teams and stakeholders, and informing all parties of any project variances that may be required as a result of the environmental requirements - we help our clients to achieve success on their projects....by staying in compliance.
Pangea Biological provides Qualified Storm Water Pollution Prevention Plan (SWPPP) Developer/Practitioner (QSD/QSP) support for energy and infrastructure projects with SWPPP preparation, on-site inspection and monitoring, prescriptive measures, and reporting of construction activities as related to stormwater resources. Pangea ensures our QSPs work to coordinate with constituent project teams to ensure SWPPP compliance and make any necessary corrective recommendations. We identify issues before they become problems while working with the construction and the project team to have solutions at the ready to ensure compliance.
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6790 Embarcadero Lane, Suite 100
Carlsbad, California 92011
2390 East Camelback Road, Suite 130
Phoenix, Arizona 85016
702 Houston Street
Fort Worth, Texas 76102
East Coast Office
1700 Market Street
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19103
To join the Pangea Biological team, please send a cover letter with your resume to: email@example.com.
Pangea is certified as a:
National Women's Business Enterprise (WBE) Certification by Women's Business Enterprise National Council WBENC (WBE2100043)
Women Business Enterprise (WBE) by the Supplier Clearinghouse for the Utility Supplier Diversity Program of the California Public Utilities Commission (6KN00005)
Small Business Enterprise (SB) with the California Department of General Services (1770106)
Women-owned Small Business for the federal government (8EV31)
Chief Executive Officer
Chief Financial Officer Managing Partner
Amy Rowland is a highly skilled environmental consultant with over 31 years of experience, 26 focused on energy and infrastructure projects. In her role at Pangea Biological, she oversees client relations, contract execution, and project performance while providing expert technical input, strategy, and guidance to her team and clients.
One of Amy's key areas of expertise is in environmental training development and execution.
Throughout her career, she has been responsible for designing and implementing environmental training programs for private and public sector clients. Her deep understanding of the regulatory requirements that govern these programs allows her to tailor them to meet the specific needs of her clients. Her ability to develop and execute effective training programs has been instrumental in helping Pangea's clients comply with environmental regulations and avoid costly penalties.
In addition to her work in training development and execution, Amy has a thorough understanding of federal and state agency requirements. She is well-versed in the regulations and policies of key agencies such as the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS), Bureau of Land Management (BLM), California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC), and California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW).
Her knowledge and experience in navigating the regulatory landscape enable her to consult with clients and advise them on compliance strategies effectively. She is skilled at facilitating communication and cooperation between clients and regulatory agencies, ensuring that environmental compliance requirements are met promptly and efficiently.
Amy's expertise in environmental training development and execution and her understanding of federal and state agency requirements make her an invaluable asset to her team and the clients she serves at Pangea Biological. Her leadership, technical skills, and commitment to environmental compliance have helped to establish Pangea Biological as a trusted partner in the industry.
Amy has demonstrated a strong commitment to sustainability and responsible environmental practices throughout her career. She is passionate about the work she does, and this passion is evident in everything she does. Her dedication to environmental compliance and sustainability has earned her the respect and admiration of her colleagues and clients.
Overall, Amy Rowland's vast experience, technical expertise, and commitment to environmental compliance make her a valuable asset to her team and clients at Pangea Biological. Her leadership and guidance have helped to ensure that Pangea Biological remains at the forefront of environmental consulting and compliance management.
Scott Rowland is a highly experienced environmental consultant with over 33 years of expertise in environmental planning, natural resource assessments, and environmental compliance management. He has worked on small and large-scale electric and gas projects for utilities, playing a critical role in ensuring that these projects meet environmental compliance standards throughout all phases of development.
One of Scott's primary areas of expertise is in constructability reviews for electric and gas projects. He works closely with design teams, engineers, and construction representatives to review plans at each of the four critical design phases: 10%, 30%, 60%, and 90%. By providing comprehensive feedback and recommendations at each stage, Scott ensures that construction activities can be carried out safely and with environmental responsibility. Scott's practical construction experience, coupled with his extensive understanding of regulatory requirements, makes him a valuable asset during the design and planning phases of these projects. His feedback and recommendations help to identify and mitigate potential environmental risks before construction begins, ultimately saving time and money in the long run. Besides his work in constructability reviews, Scott is highly skilled in environmental compliance management for electric and gas projects. He has an in-depth understanding of federal and state regulations and helps utilities navigate the complex regulatory landscape. His expertise in this area ensures that projects are executed in compliance with applicable regulations and that environmental compliance is maintained throughout all development phases.
Overall, Scott's knowledge in constructability reviews, combined with his experience in environmental compliance management for electric and gas projects, makes him an essential asset to both his team and clients at Pangea Biological. His commitment to ensuring environmentally responsible construction practices has helped elevate the standards of the industry. Scott's leadership and technical skills have helped establish Pangea Biological as a trusted partner in environmental consulting and compliance management. Scott's vast experience and expertise in environmental consulting reflect his strong commitment to sustainability and responsible environmental practices. His dedication to environmental compliance and sustainability has earned him respect and admiration from his colleagues and clients alike.
In summary, Scott Rowland's extensive experience, technical expertise, and commitment to environmental compliance make him an invaluable asset to both his team and the clients he serves at Pangea Biological. His guidance has helped ensure that Pangea Biological remains at the forefront of environmental consulting and compliance management.