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  • Avi Buckles Promoted to Director of Cultural Resources

    Avi Buckles Promoted to Director of Cultural Resources

    WestLand is pleased to announce that Avi Buckles has been named as Director of Cultural Resources. Avi succeeds Fred Huntington, who has assumed his new role as Senior Cultural Resources Consultant as he reduces his hours and eases into retirement. Avi began his career at WestLand in 2004 and was named as an Associate shareholder […]

    August 27, 2018 READ MORE
  • WestLand Archaeologists in the News!

    WestLand Archaeologists in the News!

    WestLand was part of this first-of-its-kind intensive nine-day Tribal Monitor Training which was designed to train tribal members to work as specialized crews that identify and record traditional cultural places using a combination of traditional knowledge and modern archaeological techniques. Click here to read the full article.

    April 19, 2018 READ MORE
  • WestLand Announces our Newest Associates!

    WestLand Announces our Newest Associates!

    WestLand is pleased to introduce our two newest Associates, Amanda Best and Rebecca Lowy. These dynamic individuals are the most recent additions to the ownership team at WestLand, and we are thrilled to have them as shareholders in the firm. Amanda joined WestLand in 2001 and has managed numerous large-scale projects with various environmental permitting […]

    October 5, 2017 READ MORE
  • Chuck Powell Named Chairperson Volunteer of the Year by the Arizona Geographic Information Council

    Chuck Powell Named Chairperson Volunteer of the Year by the Arizona Geographic Information Council

    WestLand is proud to announce that Chuck Powell has been named the Chairperson Volunteer of the Year by the Arizona Geographic Information Council in recognition of his dedication to promoting geospatial technology to enrich the lives of others. For the past four years, Chuck has been a Geomentor, working with students ranging from kindergarten-age through […]

    October 11, 2016 READ MORE
  • WestLand opens a new office in Ft. Defiance.

    WestLand opens a new office in Ft. Defiance.

    WestLand is pleased to announce the opening of our newest office in Ft. Defiance, Arizona. This office will enable WestLand to better serve our expanding Northern Arizona client base. The Ft. Defiance office is located at 618 Kit Carson Drive, above the Hummingbird Canteen at the Episcopal Church complex, very close to Window Rock near […]

    July 12, 2016 READ MORE
  • Archaeologist Cannon Daughtrey is named a winner at the 2016 Tucson Pima County Historical Commission Historic Preservation Awards

    Archaeologist Cannon Daughtrey is named a winner at the 2016 Tucson Pima County Historical Commission Historic Preservation Awards

    WestLand is pleased to congratulate Cannon Daughtrey, Field Director in our Archaeology Department, on being named a winner of the 2016 Tucson Pima County Historical Commission Historic Preservation Award for her contributions to the “The Tucson Community Center (TCC) Plaza Documentation and Stewardship Planning” project. Cannon was among a group of preservationists, students, and professionals […]

    May 25, 2016 READ MORE
  • Mark Taylor Appointed to Central Arizona Project Board of Directors

    Mark Taylor Appointed to Central Arizona Project Board of Directors

    WestLand is pleased to congratulate Mark F. Taylor, PE who was appointed by Governor Ducey to the Central Arizona Project Board of Directors to represent Pima County. Mr. Taylor is one of WestLand’s founding partners; he graduated with a BS in Civil Engineering and earned his MBA, both from the University of Arizona. His term […]

    May 4, 2016 READ MORE
  • WestLand Resources Announces New Shareholders

    WestLand Resources Announces New Shareholders

    Since our founding in 1997, ownership in WestLand Resources, Inc. has been exclusively held by a small group of shareholders.  To create an organization with the capacity to be multi-generational, there must be a bridging mechanism for ownership. Continuing to look toward the future, WestLand announces the appointment of four Principals and seven Associates to […]

    March 14, 2016 READ MORE
  • Bruce Larson, PE, Joins the Ownership Team of WestLand

    Bruce Larson, PE, Joins the Ownership Team of WestLand

    Bruce Larson, PE, has joined the ownership team as the newest Partner at WestLand Resources, Inc., a leading, Arizona-grown Engineering and Environmental service provider. Bruce also leads WestLand’s Land Development Sector, which provides civil engineering services for residential and commercial development projects throughout Arizona. He is a recognized industry leader with 27 years of experience […]

    October 1, 2015 READ MORE
  • Survey of an endangered bat roost at Coronado National Memorial, Arizona

    Survey of an endangered bat roost at Coronado National Memorial, Arizona

    To protect a lesser long-nosed bat post-maternity roost, the National Park Service installed bat-compatible gates on the entrances to the abandoned State of Texas Mine within Coronado National Memorial in southeastern Arizona. Video camcorder surveys performed during peak occupation of this roost examined colony size, gate-induced injury or mortality, and bat exit rates. The findings […]

    September 16, 2015 READ MORE