Digital mapping is a powerful tool providing detailed information about land and natural features. Mapping products include topographic and terrain maps, soils and geology, vegetation structure, and natural community maps. 

Promoting appreciation and knowledge  of  the environment is integral to  our mission to help conserve natural spaces. 

Conservation Mapping

Joe Pye Ecological Consulting provides biological and ecological inventory monitoring services in the Southern Appalachians, Mid-Atlantic, and Southeast.

Education

Training and courses in field botany, wetland plant ID, grass and sedge identification, and bryology.


Presentations and Talks

Topics include natural history, ecology, botany, wildlife, conservation, and management.

 

Land Management Advising/ Conservation Planning

Providing advice and guidance on appropriate management  and conservation of forests, wetlands, and other and natural and maintained lands.  

 

Baseline Documents and Natural Area Reports 

Documentation of natural heritage and environmental condition for conservation easements.


Database and Statistical Analyses

Data analysis of environmental and natural heritage features for assessment and prioritization.

 

Management Plans

Elaboration of documents for use in restoration and land management planning.

GPS Field Mapping

GPS data collection for natural feature and ecological condition mapping. 


Aerial Imagery Interpretation

Remote sensing to derive natural features and ecological condition mapping.

 

LIDAR Imagery Processing

Use of Light Detection and Ranging data for forest structure mapping, including canopy and understory height and density measurements. 

 

Conservation Mapping

Conservation Mapping

Mary Schultz - UNCA

Education and Outreach

Botanical and Ecological services

Documentation and report writing skills are critical to convey conservation values. The ability to analyze and interpret data is invaluable for assessing and prioritizing land protection and management efforts.

Joe Pye Ecological Consulting

Technical Reports

Gary Peeples -USFWS

GPS Field Mapping

GPS data collection for natural feature and ecological condition mapping. 


Aerial Imagery Interpretation

Remote sensing to derive natural features and ecological condition mapping.

 

LIDAR Imagery Processing

Use of Light Detection and Ranging data for forest structure mapping, including canopy and understory height and density measurements. 

 

Conservation Mapping

Inventory and Monitoring 

Vegetation Surveys
We specialize in botanical surveys, rare species surveys, and vegetation sampling.

 

Wildlife Surveys
Sampling for birds, amphibians and reptiles, and aquatic macroinvertebrates. 


Wetland Delineation

Experience in wetlands in the Appalachians, Mid-Atlantic and Southeast.