Facilitating Community Partnerships

Since 2015, Marstel-Day has piloted the Army and Marine Corps Community Partnership Program. A growing Marstel-Day team has supported eight Army and three Marine Corps bases in partnership development and will support an additional four Army and two Marine Corps bases in fiscal year 2017. …

OMG Highlights

“Anybody can make a difference. If we can, you can too.” Carter and Olivia Ries of OMG (One More Generation) conveyed this message to over 1,200 community members ranging from kindergartners to seniors in high school, as well as professionals. They provided their program on …

Featured Employee: John Cannon, Focused on Natural Resources

Mr. Cannon’s GIS analysis, research, and field work support our Natural Resources projects including natural resource management, and conservation science and planning. His expertise in prescribed burns, species monitoring, and conducting surveys has earned him a strong reputation among our clients and his peers. He …

Restoring Native Ecosystems through Natural Resources Management

As our natural resources face threats by humans, climate change, and invasive species, Marstel-Day works to lessen the impact and help to restore native ecosystems and their natural disturbance regimes. We use natural resources management techniques, such as prescribed fire, thereby increasing ecosystem biodiversity and …

Protecting Natural Resources – Bat Surveys/Wetland Delineation

Our natural resources work includes conducting ecological surveys such as identifying the presence of rare, threatened, or endangered (RTE) species and delineating wetlands. For example, Marstel-Day has begun a comprehensive survey of bats at five Federal sites and an analysis of bat acoustic data at …

Environmental Assessments (NEPA)

Over the past 15 years, Marstel-Day has helped our Federal clients satisfy the requirements of the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA). Enacted in 1970 as the umbrella statute integrating all other environmental compliance acts, laws, and regulations; NEPA encourages efforts that prevent or minimize impacts …

Migratory Bird Treaty Centennial

On August 16, 2016, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) will lead a celebration of 100 years of migratory bird conservation, put into effect when the United States and Great Britain (for Canada) signed the Migratory Bird Treaty (see timeline here). This milestone treaty …

Company Conservation Highlights

For the fourth year in a row, the National Standards Foundation (NSF) certified Marstel-Day to the platinum level of NSF International’s P391, General Sustainability Assessment Criteria for Services and Service Providers. NSF P391 audits 16 internal and external sustainability practices: legal and regulatory, energy monitoring, …

Solutions From Sea to Stars Focuses on Natural Resources

Our human obligation to conserve our natural resources is an ongoing opportunity to reflect and act upon ways to nurture these resources and our planet. Marstel-Day commemorated Earth Day this year by partnering with 12 environmental organizations on 18 different conservation oriented events. We planted trees, …