News

We’re committed to pursuing and doing work that matters. For more ways on how our staff and projects make a difference, read the latest news below.

  • 12.14.2011

    ESA Plants 19 Trees in Celebration of 2011

    More than 200 heartfelt sentiments make up our 2011 wish tree. Written by staff throughout the company, they encompass a variety of thoughtful hopes, wishes, and dreams for our world and our communities. We invite you share a moment of reflection as you join us to explore our wishes for the upcoming year. read more »

  • 12.12.2011

    ESA’s Tampa Office Moves

    Environmental Science Associates (ESA) announced that the firm’s Tampa office has moved two miles south to 4350 West Cypress Street, Suite 950 in Tampa, Florida. read more »

  • 12.12.2011

    A Successful Restoration for the Napa River

    The Napa River flows though one of the most scenic landscapes in the Bay Area, and supports one of the largest remaining salmon runs, but it faces many challenges. In the mid 20th century the river corridor was squeezed from a broad ribbon to a narrow thread, as land managers cut off secondary channels and confined the river behind levees. At the same time urbanization and land drainage funneled more water into a narrower floodway. The result was channel incision – unable to spread its energy across a wide floodplain the river cut down into its bed, causing the banks to fail. read more »

  • 11.21.2011

    Gary Oates Named One of the Bay Area’s Most Admired CEOs

    The San Francisco Business Times awarded Gary W. Oates, President and CEO of Environmental Science Associates (ESA), as one of the San Francisco Bay Area’s Most Admired CEOs in the professional services category. The award was presented to Gary on Tuesday, November 15th at a gala celebration where 14 other CEOs were honored, including Gary Rogers, former CEO of Dreyer’s Grand Ice Cream, who received the 2011 Lifetime Achievement award. read more »

  • 11.16.2011

    Celebrate Innovation on GIS Day

    November 16th is GIS Day and we’re celebrating more than a decade of delivering creative, innovative, and integrated client solutions using GIS. We’ve been using this powerful tool to benefit our clients and the environment on projects spanning a variety of markets and geographic locations from coast to coast. In recognition of GIS Day, we’re taking a moment to highlight the value this technology and our GIS team has contributed to our clients, the environment, and our teaming partners on several recent efforts. read more »

  • 11.15.2011

    Caltrans Releases 2011 California Airport Land Use Handbook

    This updated Handbook includes technical updates that respond to regulatory changes since the previous 2002 edition. read more »

  • 11.15.2011

    Managing Wildlife Hazards at Airports - More Change and Guidance To Come

    The FAA is updating and developing Advisory Circulars related to wildlife hazards read more »

  • 11.09.2011

    A Major Shift in Floodplain Management

    Local Implementation of the National Marine Fisheries Service Biological Opinion on the National Flood Insurance Program read more »

  • 11.03.2011

    Fremont Students Host Engaging and Entertaining Community-Wide Green Fair

    ESA's educational booth is a hit with students and community members alike, highlighting Fremont's successful composting program. read more »

  • 11.03.2011

    ESA Participates in the Zero Waste Brain Trust

    The Zero Waste Brain Trust seeks collaborative strategy and input from zero waste professionals, businesses, government, and other stakeholders read more »