Consulting Services, Inc.



Taxonomy Services

Environmental Consulting Services, Inc. has staff that have specialized in the taxonomy and identification of plants, birds, fish, reptiles, and amphibians. The taxonomy laboratory specializes in the identification of ichthyoplankton, micro- and macro-zooplankton, benthic invertebrates, and phytoplankton. The taxonomic staff are experienced in the identification of freshwater, estuarine, marine, and terrestrial organisms in the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast regions of the United States. The taxonomic staff is supported by an extensive library of type specimens, reference papers, and literature. The taxonomic laboratory follows stringent chain of custody and QA/QC protocols in the processing of samples.

ECSI can provide sampling services with standard sampling gears in most habitats and conditions.