The WLS Blog

We believe in nurturing a lifelong curiosity about the environment and our partnership with it.

The Fundamentals of Stream Restoration

What is Stream Restoration? Stream restoration is generally defined as the re-establishment of the natural channel form, function, and processes of a self-sustaining system that existed prior to watershed perturbation. Understanding the cause of impairment is a critical step in restoring a streams physical, biological and chemical functions. A successful […]

Advantages of Mitigation Bank Credits

Over the last decade, the concept of mitigation banking has gained traction across the country with credit purchases from mitigation banks increasing in popularity.

Common Landowner Myths of Parcel Conservation Easements

Due to the complex and often confusing nature of mitigation projects most landowners have several great questions and some misperceptions.

Monteith Park Mitigation Bank Spotlight

This project is an example of a complex restoration project that involved technical, legal, political, and educational aspects of the mitigation industry.