Brian F. Smith & Associates

Brian F. Smith & Associates (BFSA) offers consulting services pertaining to a full range of environmental issues throughout the southwest, primarily in southern California. The combined experience of the principal consultants and associates represents over 100 years of involvement in the study of archaeology, biology, paleontology, history, air, traffic, and noise. BFSA was founded in 1977 and has developed specialized services in the environmental field encompassing various aspects of compliance regulations mandated by local, state, and federal agencies.

The company is owned and operated by Brian F. Smith. At the present time, BFSA employs more than 30 professional archaeologists, historians, biologists, paleontologists, environmental engineers, and support staff, working on projects from Montana to the Mexican Border. Clients include various Federal agencies such as the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, State agencies such as Caltrans, local public agencies, private developers and construction companies.

BFSA's capabilities included biological studies, archaeological surveys, Native American consultation, paleontological studies, construction monitoring, data recovery mitigation programs, air, traffic and noise studies, and historic structure assessments, surveys and evaluations for both the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) and Section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act (NHPA).

We at BFSA are committed to excellence in conducting environmental studies and evaluating natural and cultural resources, assessing potential impacts, preparing appropriate mitigation measures, and professionally evaluating resources for significance. We strive to be timely and cost-effective in the completion of projects, regardless of the size or complexity of the issues. Our firm has a long record of interaction with governmental agencies at all levels, as well as experience in public hearings, which has resulted in wide recognition of the firm in the field of cultural resource management.











Brian F. Smith & Associates

Poway (858) 484-0915

San Diego (858) 679-8218

Riverside (951) 681-9950

Brian F. Smith & Associates