Lucas Environmental Acquired Wetlands Preservation, Inc.

Quincy, MassachusettsLucas Environmental, LLC (LE) has acquired Wetlands Preservation, Inc. (WPI), a wetland consulting firm based out of Boxford, Massachusetts and Plaistow, New Hampshire. As of January 30, 2020, this acquisition enhances LE’s capabilities, environmental consulting expertise, and resources; in addition to providing a stronger local presence north of Boston.

For over 34 years, under the leadership of Curtis Young, WPI has provided high quality, scientifically based, environmental consulting services to individuals, corporations, as well as local, state and federal government agencies related to wetland issues associated with residential, commercial, and industrial development throughout Massachusetts. Mr. Young will continue to provide wetland consulting services to LE.

Joseph Orzel, senior wetland scientist formerly of WPI, is now part of the LE team working in the North Shore area and Southern New Hampshire bringing with him over 25 years of experience. This acquisition will add to the environmental planning and permitting experience of Lucas Environmental.