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Matt Reed, Staff Scientist

PROFILE

Matt Reed is a consulting scientist with 3 years of experience. His field of practice includes wetland delineation, Phase I Environmental Site Assessments, hydrologic studies, biological assessments, and wetland and stream monitoring. Mr. Reed’s technical interests particularly include threatened and endangered species, wetland restoration, and groundwater hydrology. He has conducted wetland investigations, morphological stream surveys, biological stream assessments utilizing standardized protocols for a range of prospective and existing clients, including corporate, not-for-profit, and government clients.

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EMPLOYMENT HISTORY

  • 2013- Present – Staff Scientist, BDY Environmental, Nashville, TN
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EDUCATION

  • BS, University of Kentucky, Natural Resource Conservation and Management, 2012
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REPRESENTATIVE PROJECTS

Site Characterizations, Investigations, and Closures for Remediation Sites
  • Kinder Morgan Compressor Station 860; Nunnelly, TN: Onsite investigations included the collection of groundwater samples using low-flow purging techniques, water quality data collection during sampling activities, sampling of waste water, summarizing data in annual reports.
  • Former Mid-South Uniform Site, Tullahoma, TN: Onsite investigations included an evaluation of potential environmental and human receptors in the vicinity of the site, the collection of groundwater samples using low-flow purging techniques, water quality data collection during sampling activities, summarizing data in annual reports.

 

Natural Resource Assessments and Wetland Delineations for Site Permitting
  • Stream Monitoring, Williamson County Schools, Williamson County, TN: Assisted with monitoring of annual habitat assessments, data analysis and reporting.
  • Nashville West; Nashville, TN: Assisted in conducting benthic macroinvertebrates survey and annual monitoring report.
  • Owl Creek Development; Williamson County, TN: Assisted with wetland delineation and site assessment to characterize wetland hydrology within Owl Creek Development.

 

Nashville crayfish (Orconectes shoupi) Surveys and Relocations
  • Owl Creek Development; Williamson County, TN: Environmental scientist responsible for assisting a Nashville Crayfish (Orconectes shoupi) habitat assessment for Owl Creek.

 

Indiana Bat (Myotis sodalis) Habitat Assessment
  • Owl Creek Development; Williamson County, TN: Environmental scientist responsible for assisting an Indiana Bat (Myotis sodalis) habitat assessment.

 

Phase I Environmental Site Assessments
  • Rogers Property; Franklin, TN: Environmental scientist responsible for assisting with Phase I ESA for a residential property.
  • Former US Cold Storage and Polar Refrigeration Services, Inc. Property; Nashville, TN: Environmental scientist responsible for assisting with Phase I ESA for vacant lot near downtown Nashville, TN.
  • Keith Street Property; Nashville, TN: Environmental scientist responsible for conducting a Phase I ESA of a commercial property.
  • Crockett Property; Franklin, TN: Environmental scientist responsible for conducting a Phase I ESA for an undeveloped lot.
  • Smithson-Hartley Property; Williamson County, TN: Environmental scientist responsible for assisting with Phase I ESA for a residential property.