Alta News

September 14, 2018

Tomorrow, Saturday September 15, from 10am to 1pm, Alta staff will be at the FREE SOIL SCREENING event at Shoshone Medical Center’s 8th Annual Kids Health and Safety Fair.

Some of the other activities at the fair include kid’s vision and hearing checks, car seat safety checks and free seats for those who need them, plus bouncy houses.

Everyone is welcome to attend this free event.  See you there!


Event Page on Facebook

September 11, 2018

Alta will be represented by John Means at the Yakima Brownfields Workshop on September 18 at the Yakima Convention Center.  The fun starts at 10am and the registration fee is only $20.

Come check it out!


Registration and more information

Alta News Archive

August 13, 2018

Alta is participating in the 2018 Tribal Lands & Environment Forum at the Spokane Convention Center in Spokane, Washington, today August 13 through Thursday, August 16, 2018.

ITEP Conference Website

May 31, 2018

Alta is a proud sponsor of today’s Northern Idaho IAHD Regional Meeting.

Idaho Association of Highway Districts Website

May 1, 2018

Moscow Charter School just celebrated 20 years, and Dr. Robin Nimmer from Alta entertained the students with a “Will it float?” activity at the school’s birthday party!  The school aims to give students a balanced STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) education.

Read more here:

MCS Celebrates 20 years 

Moscow Charter School Facebook

April 25, 2018

Alta took part in Panhandle Health District’s annual Environmental Science & Health Fair in Kellogg!

Learn more about the event here:

News story on Shoshone News-Press Website

Panhandle Health District Event Page

March 22, 2018

Alta’s Faux Beaver Dam (FBD) project, led by Susan Firor, was featured in The SERNW March 2018 newsletter.


February 5-8, 2018

Check us out at River Restoration Northwest (RRNW)!

Alta is a sponsor of this year’s RRNW Symposium at Skamania Lodge in Stevenson, Washington.  This year’s event is sold out, so we expect a large turnout at our sponsor booth.  Hope to see you there!

January 30, 2018

Alta welcomes Bernard (BJ) Kronschnabel to the team!

BJ is a senior environmental engineer and scientist with experience in the fields of soil and groundwater remediation, abandoned mines, site assessments/remediation, and wastewater treatment. He is excited to “work for a company that specializes in the work that I enjoy doing the most.” We are excited to have such a well-rounded talent join our team.

 December 14, 2017

Thank you to everyone who came to the Moscow Open House!

November 30, 2017

Alta is working on a Brownfields project in Cottonwood, Idaho.

See the full story here:

November 13-17, 2017

98th Annual Idaho Association of Highway Districts Convention

The Idaho Association of Highway Districts (IAHD) convention serves over 250 highway professionals including highway district commissioners, directors, road supervisors and county/city personnel, all attending the IAHD convention. It features a successful mix of in-depth workshops, panel discussions & informative speakers. Vendors from across the state and the northwest set up booths and all breaks are held in the vendor area to facilitate good attendee participation with vendors.

Learn more about IAHD here.

November 15-16, 2017

Lake Coeur d’Alene Our Gem Symposium/Spokane River Forum
(sponsoring and attending)

November 16-17, 2017

The Idaho Climate Summit
(Topical expert for Infrastructure & Built environment)

Summit Summary Report (complete)

October, 2017


UAV project sponsored by NASA Idaho Space Grant Consortium is underway!