Senior Aquatic Scientist
Mr. Adrian Pitts is an environmental scientist with over 17 years of experience specializing in aquatic resources impact assessments. Adrian is skilled in conducting aquatic bioassessments, terrestrial and aquatic special-status species habitat surveys, and terrestrial and fisheries impacts assessments. He has led teams in developing approaches and implementing detailed methodologies for evaluating effects on native and special status fish and aquatic species, conducting impact assessments using state-of-the-art tools, and documenting and presenting results to regulatory agencies. He has extensive knowledge of the California and federal regulatory environment, including the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA), National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA), California and federal Endangered Species Acts (ESAs), and the Clean Water Act (CWA). Adrian brings this vital skill set to help RBI clients navigate the increasingly complex state and federal environmental regulations and endangered species act compliance documentation procedures facing them today.