At ecos we live, work and practice our craft according to our core values and philosophy.

Who We Are

Experience & Expertise

Founded in 2008 by Grant Gurnée and Jon Dauzvardis, both senior restoration ecologists and professional wetland scientists (PWS), Ecosystem Services, LLC has 50 years of combined experience assessing, planning, designing, speaking, teaching and building stream, river, wetland, riparian and wildlife habitat projects throughout the United States and the Intermountain West.

Our collegiate, professional, and applied backgrounds in biology, restoration ecology, landscape architecture, and environmental planning and law, provide a suite of expertise which allows us to offer our clients multiple disciplines and practical solutions under one roof, such as:

  • Biology and Ichthyology
  • Aquatic, Wetland and Riparian Ecology
  • Landscape and Restoration Ecology
  • Land Planning, Landscape Architecture and Landscape Construction
  • Wetland Delineation and Functional Assessment
  • River, Stream, Lake and Pond Habitat Assessment, Planning and Design
  • Environmental Law, Regulatory Compliance and Permitting
  • Wetland Mitigation and Resource Banking
  • Environmental Impact and Ecological Risk Assessment
  • Wildlife and Threatened and Endangered Species Surveys
  • Open Space and Trail Planning, Design and Management
  • Environmental Education Facilities Planning and Design
  • Expert Witness Testimony
  • Best Management Practices and Erosion Control
  • Global Positioning Systems (GPS), AutoCAD, Global Mapper and Google Earth Mapping Systems
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