Sound Watershed provides important technical analysis that support diagnosis, environmental synthesis and effective design. These activities contribute to a sound technical basis for management strategies, mitigation opportunities, and restoration concepts.Our staff lead scientific analysis projects to evaluate existing conditions and identify opportunities and constraints for improvement approaches. Our studies have helped improve regulatory systems at local, state and national levels. We've contributed toward better understanding of the human-induced impacts to natural resources in a variety of settings throughout the western United States. We are particularly strong at synthesizing information from various assessments into a coherent management framework.