basin hydrology of Durango projects

Wetland Project Examples

Examples of the types and scale of projects that Mark Oliver and Basin Hydrology has completed since 1992 are presented below. Click on an image for a larger view and photo description.

Spring Creek, Park City, UT

Client: Swaner Nature Preserve
Description: Restore wetlands hydrology by restoring channel through large wet meadow – ground water discharge complex and filling diversion ditch designed to dewater the area. Mr. Oliver designed 7000 feet of new channel to replace 3000 feet of diversion ditch and provided construction oversight. 

Utility Crossing, La Plata County, CO

Client: Walsh Engineering & Production
Description: Provide Corps of Engineers’ required construction monitoring during pipeline installation across wetlands and perform post construction monitoring. BH worked with the contractor to salvage sod mats, place subsurface soils on fabric and reset mats to pre-construction grades. 

Ponds - Wetlands, Steamboat Springs, CO

Client: Cottonwood Ranch
Description: Provide an avid fishing client with an off-channel trout pond supporting a mix of deep water, shallow water and wetland fringe habitats. BH provided survey and design services.