C&N Environmental Consultants, Inc. provides the following services:
Habitat Restoration and Management
Exotic Vegetation Control
Native Plant Nursery Facility
Natural Resource Permitting
Maintenance & Monitoring
Endangered & Threatened Species Issues
Native Plant Landscaping
Quality Control applies to all work tasks at C&N including:
Laboratory data plans
Scopes of work and billing
Permitting & Design-Build Habitat Restoration
C&N has worked on eleven projects for the Comprehensive Everglades Restoration Project including five former dairy sites in Okeechobee County, Florida.
C&N grew from a home-based operation starting in 1991 to a full-service environmental company serving clients throughout South Florida by 1994.
Our staff has grown from one to more than 20. Our projects have grown in size and scope as well. With our sub-contractors, C&N is able to provide environmental habitat restoration services in Florida, the Caribbean, and throughout the Southeastern United States.
C&N also provided environmental surveys, consulting, design, project oversight, public information meetings, and field services for USDA projects including the Dry Lake Dairy Phosphorus Reduction Project and the Butler Oaks Dairy Wetlands and Water Quality Project.
C&N continues to serve our clients, both public and private, through innovative ideas, cost efficiency and project success.
Federal Projects in South Florida:
- South Florida National Veterans Administration Cemetery Project
- The Kissimmee River Restoration C-37 Canal Enlargement
- GSA-Stuart Facility in Stuart, Florida
- Picayune Strand Restoration Project Merritt Pump Station
- Collier County which is part of the Comprehensive Everglades Restoration Project
Habitat Management & Exotic Vegetation Control
In 1996, C&N was awarded a $5.3 million joint venture contract for the eradication of melaleuca (Melaleuca spp.) on Lake Okeechobee by SFWMD. An office was established in Clewiston, Florida, and airboat crews worked for over three years to successfully eradicate the melaleuca and other exotics on Lake Okeechobee. C&N provides habitat management and exotic vegetation control from Key West to Cocoa Beach, Florida and west to Naples, Sarasota, and Highlands County.
Our professional, technical and field personnel are expertly trained and experienced in all aspects of habitat management and have the equipment and manpower to provide a high quality, cost efficient service. Our state-licensed herbicide applicators are certified in aquatic, right-of-way, natural areas, and horticultural application.
We provide management for:
- Sugar Sand Park
- Rosemary Ridge Preserve
- Gopher Tortoise Preserve
- Spanish River Parks
- Numerous other preserve areas for the City of Boca Raton
- Jupiter Inlet District
- Palm Beach County
- City of Delray Beach
- U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Kissimmee River Restoration
- State of Florida Fish & Wildlife Conservation Commission (FFWCC)
- Everglades Tree Islands Planting Maintenance.
C&N wetland restoration projects were awarded 2nd and 3rd place in the state-wide Native Plant Society, “Wetland Restoration, Commercial Division,” in 1999 and 1st, 2nd, and 3rd places in 2000.