Interagency Consultation for Endangered Species


Students will gain a basic knowledge of Section 7 of the Endangered Species Act and the ability to write a complete biological assessment (BA) and determination of effect for USFWS approval. Topics include: informal and formal consultations; BAs and biological opinions.  Like all of our courses this one is  taught with a practical approach so that the participant will be able to easily understand the concepts and procedures. 

This course meets the requirements for pre-qualified GADOT consultants.

16 hours (lecture format); $500


March 18-19, 2020 Atlanta, GA

August 26-27, 2020 Atlanta, GA

December 1-2, 2020 Atlanta, GA


To register online, the name and address on the registration form must match the name and address on the credit card used for payment.  

In the Notes Section of your registration form please state: (1) which session you want to attend, and (2) the name and contact information of who will be attending the course if it is not the same name as on the registration form.

Register 30 days prior to a course and receive a $25 discount if paid with cash or check. Former students receive a 10 percent discount off the original price of the course if paid with cash or check. Contact D&D WEST at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  or call Jake at (843) 478-1072 or Lori (843) 270-4857 for more information and/or logistics.


Cancellation/refund policy: All courses are subject to cancellation by D&D WEST until 2 weeks prior to the date of the course due to limited enrollment, pending natural disaster, or emergency situations. You will be notified of any cancellations. Any payments either will be refunded or applied to another course. Full refunds will be made (less a $20 handling fee if payment is by credit card) if a written request by the applicant is received 2 weeks prior to date of course. No refunds will be made after the 2-week deadline, however substitutions for other courses will be considered on a case by case basis. 



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Charleston, SC 29412

Contact with any questions:

Jake (843) 478-1072

Lori (843) 270-4857

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