Sean Kline

Bat Ecologist | Wetland Biologist

EnviroScience Bat Ecologist & Wetland Biologist Sean Kline

Since joining the EnviroScience team in 2018, Sean Kline has emerged as a pivotal figure in our West Virginia regional office. Specializing in the conservation of threatened and endangered species, Sean is renowned for his deep expertise in bat ecology and wetland science.

With a wealth of experience as a bat ecologist, Sean has spent years conducting comprehensive surveys for threatened and endangered bats. He skillfully employs a variety of methods, including mist net and acoustic surveys, radio telemetry, portal surveys, habitat assessments, and mitigation strategies, to ensure precise and actionable results. 

As a seasoned wetland scientist, Sean also excels in wetland and stream delineations, adeptly navigating complex regulatory frameworks to secure essential permits such as 401/404, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers nationwide permits, and pre-construction notifications. His extensive work across the United States, including in states like Ohio, Pennsylvania, New York, Kentucky, Tennessee, Georgia, Missouri, Massachusetts, the Carolinas, Virginia, Kansas, and Indiana, underscores his versatility and national impact in ecological conservation.

At EnviroScience, Sean continues to be a vital asset, combining rigorous scientific methodology with a passion for ecological preservation to advance our mission of fostering a sustainable future.

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Few environmental firms in the country retain EnviroScience’s degree of scientific know-how, talent, and capability under one roof. The diverse backgrounds of our biologists, environmental engineers, scientists, and divers enable us to provide comprehensive in-house services and an integrated approach to solving environmental challenges—saving clients time, reducing costs, and ensuring high-quality results.

Our client guarantee is to provide “Excellence in Any Environment,” meaning no matter what we do, we will deliver on our Core Values of respect, client advocacy, quality work, accountability, teamwork, and safety. EnviroScience was created with the concept that we could solve complex problems by empowering great people. This concept still holds true today as our scientists explore the latest environmental legislation and regulations and incorporate the most up-to-date technology to gather and report data.

EnviroScience expertise includes but is not limited to aquatic surveys (including macroinvertebrate surveys and biological assessments); ecological restoration; ecological services (including impact assessments, invasive species control, and water quality monitoring);  emergency response; engineering and compliance services; endangered mussel surveys; laboratory and analysis; stormwater management; threatened and endangered species; and wetlands and streams (including delineation and mitigation). Further, EnviroScience is one of the few biological firms in the country that is a general member of the Association of Diving Contractors International (ADCI) and offers full-service commercial diving services.