As our shorelines contend with rising sea levels, increased development, and a growing diversity
of commercial and industrial uses, Archipelago is helping the coastal community to plan and design
for tomorrow’s coastal environment.
For more than 30 years, Archipelago’s Marine Environmental Services (MES) Division has worked
with government, industry, and municipal groups to balance the changing needs of our coastal
communities with the unique requirements of near-shore and offshore marine habitats.
Archipelago delivers a range of services through three fundamental steps:
- Planning and designing coastal developments for long-term sustainability.
- Understanding the surrounding marine environment through surveys and directed research.
- Monitoring environmental change, and evaluating design performance.
Each step provides a sound foundation for the next, supporting a rational approach to the
assessment and evaluation of environmental values and sensitivities and identifying constructive
Archipelago’s MES Division is widely respected for its objectivity and professionalism, and
maintains a high level of trust among government regulatory agencies and industry sectors
through provision of independent, credible, science-based advisor services based on proven
For more information, contact Archipelago.