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Expert Consulting on All Environmental Issues

Our precious, sensitive ecosystem

In Southwest Florida, we have an exceptional awareness of our delicate marine and land habitats as well as the diverse native and non-native plant and animal species all around us. Home and business owners—our clients—are stewards of the ecosystems within our communities. Gulf Western Environmental Services (GWES) helps clients qualify for exemptions, comply with permit requirements and navigate the regulatory landscape. We strive to achieve sustainable, cost-effective, long-term protection of our ecosystem.

Michael LeBlanc Environmental Expert

Michael LeBlanc

Environmental Credentials

  • Hazardous materials technician certification
  • HAZWOPER certification
  • Fire chemistry certification
  • FEMA certifications
  • Hazardous waste inspector training
  • Wetland delineation certification
Tim Schwan Environmental Expert

Tim Schwan

Environmental Credentials

  • Department of Environmental Protection training
  • NCRS Hydric Soils training
  • Marine habitat identification and site inspection analysis
  • Universal mitigation assessment methodology (UMAM)
  • Habitat assessment and wetland delineation
  • Land management reviews

Land Management Services:

  • Wetland determinations
  • Exotic/nuisance species control
  • Environmental resource permitting and compliance
  • Environmental restoration and habitat creation
  • Preserve area assessments and maintenance
  • Mangrove permitting, trimming and planting

Additional Services:

  • Water-quality testing and reporting
  • Environmental site assessments
    (Phases I and II)
  • Remediation
  • Sustainability planning
  • Petroleum storage tank inspections
  • Tier 2 reporting
  • Qualified airport wildlife biologist
  • National Environmental Policy Act compliance