Consulting

My areas of consulting are (1) modeling terrain updraft patterns at wind energy farms to inform turbine siting and adaptive management decisions related to eagle collision risk, and (2) assistance with runoff and stormwater management issues.

Contact me at brandesd@lafayette.edu for more info.

Golden eagles collisions are a problem at a number of wind energy sites in the west

Golden eagle collisions are a problem at a number of wind energy sites in the west – careful micrositing is needed


Upstream development like this...

Upstream development like this…


...can contribute to downstream flood damage like this

…can contribute to downstream flood damage like this