Our Expert Staff

Experienced staff collecting wildlife data
Experienced staff collecting gis data
Experienced staff collecting gis data
Experienced staff collecting wetlands data
ESA Scheda’s professional staff of ecologists, botanists, restoration expert scientists, and technicians is led by a senior management team with over 150 years of combined career experience.  The ESA Scheda team utilizes both practical consulting expertise and a thorough knowledge of the regulatory framework necessary to meet the most challenging of client needs.  Our environmental experience complements many engineering teams working on the planning, design, permitting and construction of a variety of projects.

Certified and Trained Professionals
  • Authorized Gopher Tortoise Agent (FWC)
  • Professional Wetland Scientist (Society of Wetland Scientists)
  • Certified Associate Wildlife Biologist (The Wildlife Society)
  • Shorebird Monitor (FWC)
  • Wetland Delineation Certification (FDEP)
  • Coastal Engineer
  • Advanced Wetland Delineation Certification (USACE)
  • Qualified Stormwater Management Inspector (FDEP)
  • U.S. Coast Guard Captain’s License
  • Advanced Open Water, NITROX (PADI or NAUI)
  • Special Permit (Rep-15-13B) Removal Of Reptiles and Transport Of Live Burmese Pythons (FWC)
  • Florida Grades and Standards Training (ISA)
  • Certified Arborist (ISA)
  • Python Patrol Training (FWC)
  • Stream Condition Index Certification (FDEP)
  • Hydric Soils Training (NRCS)
  • Advance MOT Certification
  • FAA UAS Licensing
  • Open Trench Safety Training & Certification