Aquatic Contracting's combined expertise in natural resources science, fisheries biology, aquatic ecology and restoration practices provides customized service in all aspects of restoration and forestry, allowing us to offer our clients creative solutions and cost-effective alternatives that our competitors can't.


Our forestry division has expanded to include specialized low-impact log salvage, harvest and placement methods for restoration. We've enhanced our cable and winch services, added tree-tipping capabilities, and increased our equipment capacity for skylines and cable yarding.

We currently maintain the following contracts:

  • Multi-year IDIQ for the United States Forest Service (USFS) and the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) for Tree Tipping and Stream Restoration
  • Multi-year Forest Engineering and Road Maintenance including stream restoration for the USFS
  • Master Services Agreement for Environmental Services with the Bonneville Power Administration
  • Water Resources and Environmental Services On-Call Contract for Metro
  • Vegetation Management Contract for Metro
  • Personal Services Contract for Natural Resources Environmental Consulting
  • Services for The Port of Portland

Stream and Wetland Restoration

Aquatic Contracting provides the following restoration services:

  • Project planning, permitting and management
  • Large wood harvesting, transportation and placement
  • Channel reconfiguration and construction
  • Fish passage barrier removal
  • Restoration planting - plans, design, outplanting


Aquatic Contracting provides the following consulting services:

  • Wetland Delineation & Reporting
  • State/Federal Fill Permitting
  • ESA Compliance Permitting
  • Rare/Invasive Plant Surveys
  • Mitigation Design & Construction
  • Tree Surveys