Water Asset Optimization and Management

  • Strategic optimization and management of large water rights portfolios
  • Water rights inventories and due diligence

Enterprise Water Risk and Security

  • Strength, Weakness, Opportunity, and Threats (SWOT) analysis of physical, operational, regulatory, reputational, and financial risks and opportunities related to complex water assets
  • Integrated water strategy development to enhance resiliency and ROI--from supply (physical availability and water rights) to water use (efficiency, demand management, and optimization), and wastewater treatment and disposal (alternative treatment and reuse) along supply chains and across enterprises

Transaction Advisory

  • Water rights due diligence including assessments of title, priority cuts, delivery systems and history, stacking and conditions of use, and related risks and opportunities
  • Water rights acquisition and leasing
  • Assessment of water market opportunities (for instream flows, mitigation, water banking, recharge, storage, leasing, transfer, etc.)

Deal Construction

  • Strategic partnership development (between agriculture, NGOs, government, etc.)
  • Ecosystem revenue stream identification (easements, grants, instream flows, efficiency and conservation, trades)
  • Deal structure

Water rights litigation

  • Expert witness
  • Litigation support

Hydrology and Water Use

  • Water budgets
  • Supply and demand mapping
  • Water use efficiency and conservation
  • Instream flow enhancement