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Timmons Group Collects 200th Bag of Trash at Annual Stream Clean Up

Timmons Group Collects 200th Bag of Trash at Annual Stream Clean Up

For the SIXTH year, Timmons Group employees and families celebrated Earth Day by showing their pride for Virginia’s waterways! Through the Virginia Department of Conservation & Recreation’s Adopt-a-Stream program, volunteers focused on collecting trash and debris from streams adjacent to the Timmons Group headquarters. Read more »


Brownfields – Alive and Well and Gaining Further Momentum

Brownfields – Alive and Well and Gaining Further Momentum

Three members of the Timmons Group – Environmental Risk and Remediation Group recently attended the 2017 National Brownfields Conference in Pittsburgh, PA, to gain further insight on the brownfields process and see what types of projects environmental and economic development professionals are undertaking across the country and around the world. Read more »


How Timmons Group Completed 1500-acres of Streams and Wetlands Assessments in Two Days

How Timmons Group Completed 1500-acres of Streams and Wetlands Assessments in Two Days

Your mission, should you choose to accept, is 1500-acres in just 2 days. Our North Carolina Environmental Team completed the task with great success. Read more »


UPDATE: Rusty Patched Bumble Bee Now Listed as Endangered

UPDATE: Rusty Patched Bumble Bee Now Listed as Endangered

The rusty patched bumble bee (Bombus affinis) was listed as an endangered species under the Endangered Species Act (ESA) on March 21, 2017. Read more »


Timmons Group Now Offers Subsurface Utility Engineering

Timmons Group Now Offers Subsurface Utility Engineering

As a leader in survey and mapping, it only seemed natural to expand our service offerings to include Subsurface Utility Engineering (SUE). We are proud to add the VACMASTERS SYSTEM 1000 to our vehicle fleet. Read more »


MLK Day of Service – Seed Bombs!

MLK Day of Service – Seed Bombs!

Today we recognize Dr. Martin Luther King as a visionary and acknowledge his bravery and dedication to humanity in our nation’s fight for civil rights. As a part of the many service projects happening around Richmond today, Environmental Scientists, Engineers, and Landscape Architects from Timmons Group teamed up to get their hands dirty and make seed bombs. Read more »


U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Releases Final 4(d) Rule for  Northern Long Eared Bat

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Releases Final 4(d) Rule for Northern Long Eared Bat

The rule includes refined limit for time of year restrictions for clearing trees within White-nose Syndrome zone. In addition, a request for a modification of your permit to reflect the reduced (June 1 to July 31) or no Time of Year Restrictions (TOYR) can now be filed. Read more »


Surveying Bats from the Endangered Species List

Surveying Bats from the Endangered Species List

With the recent listing of the northern long-eared bat (NLEB) as Threatened on the Endangered Species List by the US Fish and Wildlife Service, we became a USFWS certified biologist, which allowed us to survey for bat species. Read more »


The Drones Are Coming: A Technical Guide on Implementing sUAS in Your Daily Workflow

The Drones Are Coming: A Technical Guide on Implementing sUAS in Your Daily Workflow

Timmons Group hosted a workshop at the Mid-Atlantic Stream Restoration Conference on small Unmanned Aerial Systems (sUAS) and how to implement this new technology into projects. Read more »


Northern Long-eared Bats to be Listed as Threatened

Northern Long-eared Bats to be Listed as Threatened

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service will be listing the northern long-eared bat as a threatened species under the Endagered Species Act due to the threat posed by white-nose syndrome on the bat population. Read more »