Mr. Wirths has more than 19 years of professional experience as a paleontologist throughout southern California. He is also a certified Professional Geologist. Mr. Wirths has conducted on-site paleontological monitoring, drafted/evaluated RFP responses; work plans, and reports, planned, organized and implemented projects, and trained and supervised junior staff. At BFSA his duties include the oversight of construction and development projects for fossil resources and interprets geology of sites during drilling and trenching activities/recovery of fossils, and conducted drilling and groundwater monitoring/well installation activities throughout San Diego.
Mr. Wirths has served as a project manager for various projects throughout San Diego County, including ExxonMobil Oil Corporation remediation activities, BNSF Railway Company groundwater assessment and remediation, and Ultramar/Valero, Inc.; supervised/managed on-site personnel, collected/managed soils, groundwater, and wood samples, wrote reports, and conducted remediation feasibility testing and remedial planning.