Wetland Investigation + Permitting

Various Locations | Mining

Overview

ISG is fully certified and has extensive experience in the entire wetland process, including investigation, delineation, avoidance, mitigation, and banking.


Opportunity

Mining projects often involve large tracts of property and, by the nature of the mining activity, often impact wetlands on the property.

Solution

A wetland investigation is required to be conducted by a Certified Wetland Delineator under the Wetland Conservation Act, and ISG's staff has significant experience in delineating wetland boundaries has been involved in the delineation of hundreds of wetland boundaries in various habitats, including forested, open water, herbaceous, shrub, floodplain, agricultural, and atypical situations. A wetland investigation can lead to either the certification of wetlands or a boundary determination of the wetlands located on a client's property. Investigations performed by ISG are scientifically-based and completed in accordance with the most current information available, including all addendums, notices, and the required U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Wetland Delineation Manual.


Market News

Toe Wildlife Management Area Receives 62-Acres of Wetland Restoration

December 22, 2020 (Mankato, Minnesota) – After nearly four years of planning, design, and construction, ISG is proud to report the successful completion of a 62-acre wetland restoration project within the Toe Wildlife Management Area (WMA). Situated in rural Jackson County, an area of southern Minnesota where less than 1% of original wetlands remain, the project is part of a larger initiative of the Heron Lake Watershed District to protect and restore nearly 350-acres of wetlands in the Toe WMA.
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Mankato MoonDogs’ Franklin Rogers Park to be Renamed ISG Field

October 20, 2020 (Mankato, Minnesota) – Building on a series of successful partnerships and projects to bolster its ballpark, the Mankato MoonDogs, a member of the Northwoods League, has exercised its rights with the landlord, the City of Mankato, to lease the naming rights of Franklin Rogers Park to ISG. The ballpark will be named ISG Field after the professional design and engineering firm that was founded in Mankato in 1973. ISG Field represents the MoonDogs’ commitment to providing top quality local baseball and an enriching fan experience. This is the latest update for the team, which has unveiled a new logo and has implemented several renovations for the ballpark in recent years.
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