WRA’s Jonathan Hidalgo Serves as New AEP SF Bay Area Chapter President

Last month, Jonathan Hidalgo, AICP, Associate Environmental Planner at WRA, Inc., was elected by the Association of Environmental Planners (AEP) San Francisco Bay Area Chapter Board members to serve as the chapter’s new president. “I am honored to be elected to this important leadership role and give back to an organization that has provided me … Continue Reading »

Latest Ecesis Newsletter Features WRA’s Expertise in Restoration Technology

The latest edition of Ecesis, the newsletter of the California Society for Ecological Restoration, features an article by WRA’s Geoff Smick and Sundaran Gillespie. The article focuses on unmanned aerial vehicles, or drones, and their growing use in modeling, mapping, and monitoring vegetation for restoration projects. Click here to read the full article (see page 10). Contact Geoff Smick for questions about … Continue Reading »

WRA Opens New Emeryville Office Location

After 35 years in the Bay Area, WRA, Inc. is expanding our geographic reach on a local, yet strategic scale.  We are excited to announce that our new Emeryville office is officially open for business!  WRA has opened the new office to offer more support for our current and future clients in the East Bay. … Continue Reading »

WRA Welcomes Former USFWS Expert Ken Sanchez

Ken Sanchez, a 23-year veteran of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife’s Sacramento Field Office, joins WRA, Inc. as a Senior Associate Biologist. ”We are thrilled to have a national expert in section 7 Endangered Species Act (ESA) consultation and conservation banking as part of our team,” said Tim DeGraff, Chief Executive Officer. “Ken’s contributions to … Continue Reading »