Effective June 1, 2018 Chris Rogers is the sole owner and operator of Wood Biological Consulting. 


Chris Rogers joined the firm earlier this year, coming from ESA where he served as Senior Ecologist and Director of Biological Resources. Chris is a seasoned Botanist and Wetland Ecologist with 30 years of experience in biological consulting. Chris will help us to continue to provide the same high level of technical expertise and hands-on project management that keeps our clients coming back.


You can reach Chris at and at (415) 254-4835.


Mike has retired! He has been honored to have worked with so many fine people over the years and will miss serving you. Mike and his wife Birgit are embarking on a series of one-way travels with, shall we say, flexible itineraries.Thank you all, for your confidence and repeat business. 


Wood Biological Consulting


Wood Biological Consulting provides expertise in the fields of botany, wildlife biology, native vegetation ecology, wetlands ecology, and habitat restoration and creation.


We assist clients in complying with environmental legislation such as the California Environmental Quality Act, National Environmental Policy Act, federal and state Endangered Species Acts, Clean Water Act, California Fish and Game Code, Migratory Bird Treaty Act, Porter-Cologne Water Quality Control Act, and regional and local environmental ordinances.


Services regularly provided include:

  • biological constraints analyses and habitat evaluations
  • floristic surveys
  • vegetation mapping, quantitative vegetation analysis
  • wetland delineations
  • impact and alternatives analyses
  • permitting
  • native habitat restoration
  • development of impact avoidance, minimization and compensatory mitigation measures
  • construction monitoring for regulatory compliance
  • post-construction mitigation monitoring and reporting
  • coordination with regulatory staff



Wood Biological Consulting is certified as a microbusiness/small business by the State of California Department of General Services.


 To download our Statement of Qualifications, click here.