BMEC Team

We provide ecologically based resource management strategies to achieve project outcomes in an efficient, sustainable and responsible manner.

Our accomplished team of resource experts are experienced with:

  • Ecology
  • Forestry
  • Wildfire Mitigation
  • Ecosystem Restoration
  • Botany
  • Wildlife
  • Rangelands

  • Erosion Control
  • Wetlands
  • Noxic Weeds
  • Communications
  • Policy and Compliance
  • Land Use Planning and
  • Geographic Information Systems

Diverse capabilities and decades of field experience positions Blue Mountain Environmental Consulting to provide insightful and particle solutions for a wide array of natural resource projects.

Kimberly Karish, Ph.D

Dr. Karish has more than eight years of professional work experience involving open space planning, natural resources planning, sustainable land use practices, impact analyses and avoidance protocols, mitigation techniques, and surveys, monitoring, research, modeling, and conservation for wildlife, plant species, and ecological systems.

Craig Severn, M.S., Ecologist

Craig Severn is an ecologist with 29 years of experience in landscape analysis in Colorado and the western United States.  Mr. Severn has a broad understanding of the ecology of riparian, wetland, and upland communities as well as a working knowledge of state and federal laws including NEPA, the Clean Water Act and others.

Amy Randell, B.S., Botanist / Technical Communications

Amy Randell is a natural resource specialist with 14 years of experience; she currently serves as a botanist and technical communicator for Blue Mountain Environmental Consulting.  Ms. Randell has participated in diverse natural resource management and research projects throughout Colorado, New Mexico and Washington, utilizing various vegetation sampling techniques for biomass, cover, density, and frequency.

Matt Tobler, M.S., Natural Resource Specialist / Director

Mr. Tobler is a natural resource manager with over 21 years of experience; he currently serves as principal instigator and project leader on numerous ecosystem management projects that integrated forest restoration, wildfire mitigation, rangeland and noxious weed management, wildlife management and riparian management initiatives.