The environmental consultants at Frank Springer & Associates, Inc. provide quality and responsive service by providing a variety of innovative, effective, and affordable solutions designed to address the environmental needs and concerns of our clients. From environmental constraints and feasibility studies to navigating the CEQA or NEPA regulatory processes, to Phase 1 ESA documentation for property, our environmental specialists can confidently steer your project through complex regulatory and environmental compliance requirements.

Frank Springer & Associates, Inc. provides consulting services to private and public agencies, private businesses, utility agencies,  tribal governments, and tribal consortia throughout San Diego County and the greater Southern California area.

Environmental services we provide include:

Environmental Permitting and Compliance
  • Phase I Environmental Site Assessments (ESAs)

  • Environmental Constraints Reports

  • CEQA Initial Studies (IS)

  • CEQA Environmental Impact Reports (EIR)

  • NEPA Environmental Assessments (EA)

  • NEPA Environmental Impact Statements (EIS)

  • NEPA or CEQA Categorical Exclusions (CE)

  • Combined NEPA and CEQA reports

  • Prepare for and conduct scoping and public outreach meetings

  • Provide resource agency coordination

  • Provide coordination of technical studies that support CEQA and NEPA requirements

  • Prepare documents in accordance with applicable regulatory standards

 Native American Tribal
Environmental Program Support
  • Preparation of tribal environmental assessments, water quality investigations, watershed reports, well studies

  • Technical and reporting assistance

  • ŸGrant writing services 

  • Grant reporting and  administration

  • Compiling and analyzing publicly available and site-specific GPS-gathered
    environmental data to enable tribes to make data-driven environmental decisions

  • Prepare presentations for and conduct public outreach and information meetings

  • Prepare tribal newsletters and questionnaires

  • Develop and maintain tribal program websites

  • Secure grant funding to support the expansion of transit services to tribal lands

  • Reporting and administration assistance for public transit expansion programs and bus stop improvement projects, transportation demand management (TDM) programs,  ride-sharing, and programs to assist transportation-disadvantaged individuals

  • Tribal transportation safety plan preparation

  • FEMA emergency and hazard mitigation plan development

Water Quality
  • Standard Urban Storm Water  Mitigation Plans (SUSWMP)

  • Storm Water Pollution Prevention Plans (SWPPP)

  • Water Quality Assessments, including   on-site water sampling

  • Stream bank erosion prevention plans

  • Groundwater (well) water quality    sampling

  • Erosion control plans and best management practices (BMPs)

  • Wellhead protection plans

  • Unified watershed assessments

  • Grant writing services for water districts

Additional Services
  • Prepare environmental documentation for hazardous fuel reduction / fire break projects

  • Solid waste pollution prevention, source reduction and recycling plans

  • Feasibility studies and alternatives analyses

  • GPS field collection of environmental data

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