About Us

May and Associates, Inc. biologists have extensive knowledge of federal, state, and county laws and policies pertaining to sensitive biological resources. We have over 20 years experience in preparing environmental permits and evaluations concerning Sections 7 and 10 of the Federal Endangered Species Act and Section 404 of the Clean Water Act. We each have substantial experience conducting biological surveys throughout California, and specialize in biological resources of the Central Valley, Bay Area, North and Central Coast Ranges, and Sierra Nevada foothills.

Our Staff

We employ a number of experts in wildlife, ecology, biology and others as needed for each portion of the work. The company employs two permanent staff members that lead every project.

Loran May: President and Senior Botanist
Sharon Farrell: title here