Surf to Snow ERM, Inc.

San Ramon, CA, United States


We provide natural resource, regulatory expertise, and GIS and remote sensing services to help our clients and partners build projects and succeed in their business while protecting and managing our shared environment for today and for future generations. We believe there is a better way to work and serve our clients – a way that honors the community, the environment, and people. We will continue to expand and grow our expertise, client relationships, people, and organizational capacity while preserving and enhancing the unique culture that makes us who we are. We value our shared environment and the broader communities in which we work. Our customer base includes: Federal Agencies; State Agencies; Counties; Regional Districts; Commercial Construction; Electric, Natural Gas, and Hydropower Utilities; Transportation Agencies; Telecommunication Providers; Municipalities; and Non-Profits.



Our GIS team works closely with our clients to utilize advanced technologies to make informed decisions and products. From project conceptualizations, we can assist in identifying resources in the GIS industry that will lead to the creation of real-world products to solve complex problems. We assist in navigating the GIS and Remote Sensing technologies to provide efficiencies and advanced capabilities. Our experience includes developing products that can form a comprehensive picture of the landscape – bringing together industries such as environmental, hydrological, ecological, hazard planning, public safety, infrastructure, and cultural data. We provide expertise with the Esri / ArcGIS platform, Safe FME, eCognition, and open-source applications. When real time or near-real time configurations are needed, we can design data automation and integrate systems such as live data feeds into a mapping application. We can develop Mapping Applications and Dashboards and work with our client’s GIS Enterprise, AGOL Portals or as stand-alone products. In the realm of Remote Sensing, we can identify efficient solutions of imagery assets – from drones, aerials, LiDAR, to satellite imagery and SAR, as well as provide advanced modeling to perform analysis and provide solutions. We can scope out the best use of resources and design applications to created optimized solutions for your projects.

Services Provided:

Application Development, Business Case Development, Data Conversion/Migration, Data Model & Database Design, GIS Strategy and Planning, Hosting Services, Implementation, Needs and Requirements, System Architecture and Design, System Integration, Training Services