Parham Environmental



“Data is not information, information is not knowledge, knowledge is not understanding, understanding is not wisdom.” – Clifford Stoll

Data to Decision - Services

PAEC offers a wide variety of fisheries and environmental consulting services that take you from the data to the decision.

Data collection (the core of informed decision making)

  • Field studies
  • Literature searches
  • Paper to digital data conversion
  • Survey design

Information management (keeping track of what you know)

  • Database development
  • GIS

Knowledge development (Describing the patterns in your data)

  • Environmental flow analyses
  • Discharge to habitat suitability curves
  • Minimum flow determinations

Conceptual Understanding (using the patterns to allow predictions)

  • Impact assessment
  • System modeling
  • Scenario testing