Critical Habitats, Inc. is a land development and consulting company that specializes in environmental banking. We work for, or partner with, land owners, investors, developers, and government agencies, on all aspects of bank creation including:
- Incentive-based environmental policy development
- Identification of all banking and multiple credit sale opportunities
- Partnership development
- Regulatory, stakeholder, and site feasibility studies
- Credit market analysis
- Bank design and construction
- Land development plans
- Bank certification
- Technical evaluations of bank site conditions
We specialize in creating:
- Wetland Mitigation Banks
- Carbon Banks
- Endangered Species or Conservation Banks
- Stream or Riparian System Banks
- Water Quality Banks
- Water Rights Banks
- Biodiversity Banks
Our core team consists of members with experience in creating environmental banks with special expertise in environmental condition assessment, regulatory evaluation and policy making, certification, business and investment management, financing, real estate law and completing feasibility studies.
The company is founded on the belief that environmental banking is an essential component of sustainable development. We believe that environmental banking can be both an investment opportunity and a means of environmental stewardship that will result in an eventual net gain in environmental quality.
Our MissionOur mission is to apply the profit motive (used to foster success in our economy) to
replace our lost natural resources and reduce the adverse effects of pollution by
creating entrepreneurial, for-profit, environmental banking opportunities that result
in a net gain of environmental quality which is an essential component in our
struggle to coexist and prosper on this planet.
Please read more about our team and our experiences.