Ryan has 11 years of professional experience with a background in conducting critical habitat investigations, wetland delineations, botanical surveys, avian surveys, threatened & endangered species surveys and fisheries investigations.
Ryan Krapp is an Environmental Scientist and Project Manager with a background in conducting critical habitat investigations, wetland delineations, botanical surveys, avian surveys, threatened & endangered species surveys and fisheries investigations. He has considerable experience in production of Environmental Assessments and Biological Assessments and Evaluations, under NEPA guidelines for projects regulated by the U.S. Forest Service, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, and Bureau of Indian Affairs as well as leading Section 7 ESA consultation with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. Project planning, permitting and compliance for clients through Tribal natural resource departments, the Washington State Environmental Protection Act, Washington Department of Fisheries and Wildlife Hydraulic Project Approvals and local jurisdictions are all part of his professional experiences and practices here at SVC.
Ryan has managed environmental investigation projects including wetlands, streams, and critical habitats data collection on large pipeline corridors, overhead electrical transmission corridors and oil/natural gas drilling development. He has extensive experience in utilizing GIS to collect, manage and analyze large volumes of spatial and temporal field data to aide in project management, monitoring, analysis and mapping. In addition, he is a FAA trained recreational pilot and a PADI certified SCUBA diver with fresh and saltwater diving experience.
Education and Professional Development
- Master of Science: Biology – Fisheries
- Bachelor of Science: Fisheries and Wildlife Biology
- Certificate in Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
Professional Certifications, Publications and Awards
- 40-hr USACE Wetland Delineation Training/Certification with Western Mountains, Valleys, and Coast Regional Supplement