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Welcome to Jacobson Environmental, your source for natural resource consulting services all around Minnesota. Jacobson Environmental has the expertise needed for your projects and offers a wide range of services in conjunction with engineers, surveyors, septic designers, mitigation contractors, and other environmental consultants if necessary. We have an experienced team of 3-5 professionals which varies by season.

Wayne Jacobson, owner, is a Certified MN Wetland Delineator, Licensed Professional Soil Scientist, Certified Professional Wetland Scientist, Certified Fisheries Scientist, and Staewide DNR Licensed Herbicide Applicator. He is also a qualified environmental professional for Phase I ESA's.

Wayne has over 35 years experience on 1000+ projects. He co-authored the 1997 Minnesota Wetland Conservation Plan, co-founded the MN Wetland Professionals Association and has spoke at several State and National Wetland Conferences.

The five main services that Jacobson Environmental provides are:

Wetland Delineation and Permitting

Wayne works 80% of the time with wetland related projects since the 1991 Wetland Conservation Act was passed throughout Minnesota. Wayne often works with clients to bring solutions to problem sites.

Lake Weed Harvester Boat


Pond & Lakefront Aquatic Weed Herbicide Treatment

Wayne will remove weeds with specific DNR approved herbicides in a controlled manner. Wayne has worked for MNDNR Fisheries and can obtain approval for special work. On lake treatments, Wayne can work with groups of 2 or more landowners.

Phase I Environmental Assessments (AAI)

Wayne will custom design a thorough Phase I Environmental Assessment for your property which is accurate and cost effective. Wayne works with several local institutions performing Phase I ESA's on a regular basis.

Soil Scientist Services

Wayne will perform soil borings to 8' bgs year round. He is one of less than 60 licensed Professional Soil Scientists in Minnesota and he is an expert at high water table ID, soil identification, and is often involved in septic soil disputes.

EAW Services

Wayne is an expert at all phases of Environmental Assessment Worksheets (EAW) in Minnesota. He has co-authored and presented on over 20 EAW's in the local area.

"At Jacobson Environmental we work with clients in a personalized way, performing quality work based on sound science to reach practical solutions in a timely manner. We are experienced, cost effective, service orientated, and regulatory wise"

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