Leading the Way Towards Environmental Solutions while Balancing Real World Construction Challenges
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, 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 U.S. These training programs and sessions are conducted in and out of the field—including conference keynotes—and are designed to foster a greater understanding of environmental compliance.
Pangea Biological provides professional highly experienced environmental inspectors, environmental monitors, biological monitors, and stormwater inspectors to safeguard natural resources while guiding our clients to maintain environmental compliance during the construction and post-construction phases of their projects. Pangea is highly skilled at communicating environmental requirements (including the 'why' and 'how' to comply) to the construction teams and informing the construction team of any project variances that may be required as a result of the environmental requirements.
Pangea Biological provides Qualified Storm Water Pollution Prevention Plan (SWPPP) Developer/Practitioner (QSD/QSP) support for projects with SWPPP preparation, on-site inspection and monitoring, and reporting of construction activities as they relate to SWPPPs. 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 project team to have solutions at the ready to ensure compliance.
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6790 Embarcadero Lane, Ste. 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: .
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 has over 30 years of experience in environmental consulting with more than 25 years focused on energy and infrastructure projects. Amy oversees client relations, contract execution, and project performance and provides expert technical input, strategy, and guidance to the team and Pangea's clients. Her extensive knowledge of construction practices combined with federal and state agency requirements allows her to successfully engage with and lead engineering and construction management personnel to develop solutions to protect natural resources while facilitating construction activities to ensure environmental compliance.
Scott Rowland has over 32 years working in all phases of environmental planning, natural resource assessments, and environmental compliance management for small- and large-scale electric and gas projects. Scott combines biological resource expertise and regulatory knowledge with practical construction experience, overseeing environmental compliance activities during construction of infrastructure and energy-related projects. Scott continues to serve as a facilitator and an instructor for Southern Gas Association’s (Environmental Compliance During Pipeline Construction workshops throughout the United States.
Pangea Biological specializes in providing program management, environmental compliance monitoring and inspection, environmental training, constructability reviews, third-party monitoring, biological monitoring, biological and aquatic resource surveys, avian nest surveys, planning and permitting, plan development, regulatory strategy, and mitigation development for the energy and infrastructure sectors within the United States.
Pangea leads the way towards environmental solutions while balancing real-world construction challenges.
Our team's depth of experience with environmental resources and hands-on construction within the United States has led to the successful management and completion of over 3,000 operations and maintenance and capital infrastructure projects. From feasibility surveys, routing studies, red flag studies, and constraints-level evaluations on large multi-year, multi-faceted planning and construction projects, Pangea's highly experienced scientists deftly adapt to the needs of clients, providing effective solutions.
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.
Recipient of the Small Business Enterprise/Woman Business Enterprise Contractor of the Year Award by the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP)
*Nominated for SDG&E's Best in Class award