Yucwmenlúcwu (Caretakers of the Land) SERVICES

Yucwmenlúcwu (Caretakers of the Land) is a cultural and natural resource management company that provides a complete range of environmental, archaeology, and forestry services.

Environmental Planning & Management

Our environmental planning and management team have a comprehensive understanding of environmental regulations and regulatory processes and will lead you through the steps critical to ensure your project is on time and on budget.

 

  • – Environmental impact assessments
  • – Environmental research and studies
  • – Environmental management plans
  • – Regulatory permitting
  • – Environmental monitoring

Fisheries & Aquatic Ecology

Fishery resources have been responsibly managed by the Splatsin people since time immemorial. Our fisheries team takes great pride in conserving and protecting these important resources through an ecosystem-based approach.

 

  • – Fisheries inventory, population and distribution assessments
  • – Fish and riparian habitat assessments
  • – Aquatic resource management plans
  • – Fish and riparian habitat restoration, planning and design
  • – Fish salvage and relocation

Fisheries & Aquatic Ecology

Fishery resources have been responsibly managed by the Splatsin people for over 10,000 years. Our fisheries team takes great pride in conserving and protecting these important resources through an ecosystem-based approach.

 

  • – Fisheries inventory, population and distribution assessments
  • – Fish and riparian habitat assessments
  • – Aquatic resource management plans
  • – Fish and riparian habitat restoration, planning and design
  • – Fish salvage and relocation

Wildlife & Terrestrial Ecology

Guided by Splatsin’s cultural values, our wildlife team considers the temporal and spatial aspects of each project, including the past, present, and future impacts, to ensure wildlife and critical habitats are protected for future generations.

 

  • – Species inventory, population, and distribution assessments
  • – Species-at-risk surveys and habitat assessments
  • – Ecosystem description and classification
  • – Terrestrial habitat restoration, planning and design
  • – Species salvage and relocation

Water Quality & Quantity

Sáwllkwa (water) has an integral place in Secwépemc culture and is the essence of all life. Protection of water is an ever-present and widespread responsibility for the Splatsin People. With a deep-rooted connection to the water, our focus is on preserving water quality and quantity.

 

  • – Water quality and quantity monitoring programs
  • – Water quality sampling and analysis
  • – Hydrometric monitoring and analysis
  • – Water quality restoration and planning
  • – Sediment monitoring and analysis

Water Quality & Quantity

Sáwllkwa (water) has an integral place in Secwépemc culture and is the essence of all life. Protection of water is an ever-present and widespread responsibility for the Splatsin People. With a deep-rooted connection to the water, our focus is on preserving water quality and quantity.

 

  • – Water quality and quantity monitoring programs
  • – Water quality sampling and analysis
  • – Hydrometric monitoring and analysis
  • – Water quality restoration and planning
  • – Sediment monitoring and analysis

Archaeology

Our approach to archaeological assessments involves consideration of the cultural and environmental settling to facilitate a broader understanding of our cultural heritage.

 

  • – Archaeological impact assessments
  • – Archaeological overview assessments
  • – Preliminary field reconnaissance
  • – Archaeological excavation
  • – Archaeological archival and background research

Forestry

As leaders in timber supply planning and forestry operations, we identify opportunities to plan and harvest our renewable timber resources in a way that’s culturally and physically safe, sustainable, and profitable.

 

  • – Turn-key license management
  • – Total resource planning and development
  • – Log marketing and logging supervision
  • – Surveys, administration, treatments, and planting
  • – ArcView GIS mapping

Forestry

As leaders in timber supply planning and forestry operations, we identify opportunities to plan and harvest our renewable timber resources in a way that’s culturally and physically safe, sustainable, and profitable.

 

  • – Turn-key license management
  • – Total resource planning and development
  • – Log marketing and logging supervision
  • – Surveys, administration, treatments, and planting
  • – ArcView GIS mapping

ENVIRONMENTAL

With a proven track record for protecting and conserving soil and water, we’ve developed a reputation as leaders in environmental assessment and restoration. Our environmental team has diverse and extensive experience developing innovative ways to promote biological recovery and mitigate risk.

 

  • – Permit applications and approvals
  • – Aquatic habitat assessments and restoration
  • – Stream restoration and bank stabilization
  • – Terrestrial ecosystem restoration
  • – Danger and wildlife tree assessments

PARTNERS IN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT AND TRULY SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT.