Additional Letters of Support
Below are two letters of support that we were unable to include in our final nomination packet due to the page limit. We hope you’ll take the time to read them as they highlight Greg’s work and influence. Letter from Carlene Bahler Letter from Loren Clark
Endangered Giant Garter Snake Permanently Protected by Westervelt Ecological Services
Originally published on July 23, 2014, by Business Wire, this article states that “Colusa National Wildlife Refuge is directly adjacent to CBMB and supports a well-documented population of Giant Garter snakes and provides functional habitat value and connectivity between CBMB and the nearby conserved lands.” Click here to read the full article.
Conservation Bank Approved to Protect Red-legged Frogs
Originally published in the Sacramento Business Journal by Melanie Turner. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service last Friday approved the first conservation bank in the Sierra Nevada to provide mitigation for the threatened California red-legged frog. Sacramento conservation banking firm Westervelt Ecological Services hopes to service small infrastructure projects, such as a bridge crossing or
Mitigation Banks: Their contributions to habitat protection and long term conservation
Greg Sutter presented on Mitigation Banks: Their contributions to habitat protection and long term conservation on December 4, 2015, at the University of California at Davis’s Landscape Architecture 190 class taught by professor Steve Greco.