Kurt Rautenstrauch

Kurt Rautenstrauch, Ph.D.

Natural Resources Consultation Specialist

Dr. Kurt Rautenstrauch has over 28 years of experience in managing and implementing environmental regulatory compliance programs for complex projects. He has an in-depth understanding of the Endangered Species Act (ESA) and has assisted numerous Federal and non-Federal clients in successful ESA compliance.

Dr. Rautenstrauch also has extensive experience in all phases of National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) implementation, compliance with wetlands and floodplains regulations and has managed environmental regulatory compliance and permitting programs for complex projects. He has conducted and managed surveys, impact evaluations and long-term research on threatened and endangered species and other biological resources throughout the southwestern United States in support of ESA compliance.

Kurt is HDR’s corporate practice lead for biological and ecological sciences.