Wildlife Biology and Research

VAST’s team of environmental professionals provides a full range of aquatic and terrestrial  wildlife services. Using our local knowledge and experience, we create site-specific strategies to meet individual client requirements. We are committed to delivering comprehensive, cost-effective resource management solutions that ensure sound environmental stewardship, meet or exceed regulatory obligations and promote positive public relationships.

• Terrestrial habitat assessments and ecological inventories
• BC Environmental Assessment Act applications
• Wildlife habitat enhancement, mitigation compensation and recovery planning
• Foreshore inventory and sensitive habitat assessment and mapping (FIM/SHIM)
• Radio telemetry and tracking
• Species at risk inventory and habitat assessments
• Statistical analysis, modeling and interpretation
• Wildlife and habitat studies and bird nest searches and surveys
• Wildlife/environmental assessments for subdivision and building permit applications