Consulting Services

The River Management Society (RMS) makes the Consultant Yellow Pages available to the public to help agencies or organizations find and develop connections with consultants that have experience or skills to conduct or assist with river research, management, planning, or restoration projects. Consultants are invited to list their firm's contact information and expertise by completing the Consulting Services Registration Form.

URS Corporation

Louise Kling, 111 SW Columbia, Suite 1500, Portland, OR  97232
Phone: 503-948-7291,
Cell: 503-680-9810

Region / States
Idaho, Oregon, Washington, California, Alaska

Areas of Expertise

Carrying capacity/visitor impacts, FERC relicensing, Recreation inventories, Visual resource management, Recreation survey research, River restoration, Meeting facilitation, Recreation planning, Wild and Scenic river management, Cultural resources, Focus group facilitation, Recreation conflicts

Key Staff
Joan Kluwe, Louise Kling, Amy Rosenthal, Emily Whiteman

References upon request.


Jason Carey, P.E., Principal River Engineer; 15yrs, leading innovator; 60 major projects involving river restoration, recreation, master planning, geomorphic assessment, natural channel design, wetlands, river stability, bio-stabilization, sediment transport, floodplain, reservoir capacity, dam break, diversions, habitat, and whitewater wave design


Areas of Expertise
FERC relicensing, Recreation facility design, Urban river / greenway planning, Economics of river recreation, River restoration, Hydrology and geomorphology, Recreation planning, Wild and Scenic river studies, Recreation conflicts, whitewater park design

Examples of Past Projects
Riverdale FEMA mitigation
Grand County RICD
Bowling Green FERC
Anthracite Creek Geomorphic Assessment
Vail 100-year Flood Damage Assessment
Stephens Park Bank StabilizationOgden River Restoration,

Ogden City,  [email protected], Glenwood Springs Whitewater Park, [email protected], Town of Vail Gore Creek Projects, Greg, [email protected], Black Gore Creek TMDL , Mellisa, [email protected], Ten Mile Creek Enhancements, [email protected], Colorado Dam Paddle Trail, [email protected]