Natural Resource Scientist/Field Lead (San Marcos, Texas)
January 15, 2018

Whitenton Group, Inc. (WGI) is seeking to hire a Natural Resource Scientist/Field Lead in the San Marcos, Texas office. This person will assist with a variety of projects in the southern US on private and government-owned lands. WGI is looking to fill this position in the immediate future. Read More >

BLM Open Trench Monitor Training
November 6, 2014

Whitenton Group is trained and approved by the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) for Open Trench Wildlife Removal. The BLM training occurred in Artesia, New Mexico. Read More >

WAFWA and Lesser Prairie Chicken Conservation
July 11, 2014

Whitenton Group attended training for the Lesser Prairie Chicken Range-wide Conservation Plan with the Western Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies. The training occurred in Garden City, Kansas on July 8 and 9, 2014. The Technical Service Provider certification will allow Whitenton Group to assist with mitigation efforts for the Lesser Prairie Chicken. You can read more at the WAFWA website. http// Read More >

Enhanced “How’s My Waterway?” App Released
April 23, 2014

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released an enhanced version of “How’s My Waterway,” an app and website to help people find information on the condition of thousands of lakes, rivers and streams across the United States from their smart phone, tablet or desktop computer. Read More >

Forget North Dakota, Texas is #1 for oil
February 20, 2014

Advances in drilling technology are expected to help North Dakota hit the 1 million barrel per day mark at some point this year. But it’s Texas that still holds the leadership position in terms of oil production. Don’t mess with Texas. Read More >

Scientists to Study Rim Fire Sites
January 14, 2014

In spite of catastrophic loss of life and property that wildfires bring, scientists acknowledge that they play a vital role in a wild ecosystem. And so, the debate over how to best deal with wildfire continues to rage; stoked by the aftermaths of large disasters such as the Rim Fire that burned for weeks and destroyed hundreds of square miles in and around Yosemite National Park. Read More >

West Texas Satellite Office
October 8, 2013

The Permian Basin in west Texas and southeastern New Mexico plays a critical role in the oil and gas industry. Because of it’s geographic location, population, and challenges to keep up with a growing economy, a shortage of services and housing exists in the Permian Basin. We understand the challenges of traveling long distances for projects and the shortage of environmental consulting options in west Texas and east New Mexico. Read More >

Wetlands: An Introduction
September 13, 2013

Wetlands are part of the foundation of our nation's water resources and are vital to the health of waterways and communities that are downstream. Wetlands feed downstream waters, trap floodwaters, recharge groundwater supplies, remove pollution, and provide fish and wildlife habitat. Wetlands are also economic drivers because of their key role in fishing, hunting, agriculture and recreation. Read More >

Whitenton Group Continues Providing Excellence in Permitting Assistance
July 30, 2013

WGI continues to be a leader providing consultation, surveying and permitting assistance for Biological Assessments, Essential Fish Habitat Assessments, and Cultural Resource Assessments for Greenhouse Gas PSD Permits. We have provided/are providing technical and permitting assistance for more than 20 projects in Texas and New Mexico. To date, WGI has completed or assisted with 5 projects that have received draft permits from the EPA. Read More >

10th Year Anniversary Celebration May 11 & 12
May 2, 2012

Whitenton Group is very pleased to be celebrating our 10-year anniversary. We would like to invite all of you that have been a part of our success over the last 10 years to come enjoy the San Marcos River for an afternoon and an evening of eating/drinking/lounging/whatever. Read More >