Chances are that you’ve heard of Nelson Enviro because of our Phase I Environmental Site Assessments. These environmental enquiries allow us to dig deep into the history of your property and find out as much information as possible in order to allow you to make a wise decision. You can learn more about that process right here, or feel free to check out our list of frequently asked questions about Phase I ESAs here.

But what happens when you don’t need quite that much information? If that’s the case, we also provide Desktop Reviews which are a bit less involved than their Phase I counterparts. But what exactly do you get with a Desktop Review? Let’s take a look.

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What is a Desktop Review?

Well, to put it simply, whereas with a Phase I ESA, we’d be visiting the property, everything in a Desktop Review is done simply by looking into any information we can dig up that gives us a clue about the property in question. In other words, we’ll be doing an initial assessment from our desktop computers–hence the name.

This method can be done much more quickly than a Phase I ESA and is the perfect option for anyone who would benefit from research that is more limited in scope. Of course if an issue does arise, we’ll provide our clients with the options that they have moving forward. In some cases, we might recommend a full environmental enquiry be done; in others, we will advise you to make contact with a particular group who can help you to get things sorted out.

Either way, you can rest assured that we’ll provide you with the necessary information to make a decision and if further steps are needed, we would be happy to advise you.

Put Your Trust in Nelson Enviro

Nelson Enviro is a family owned and operated business. We have been handling environmental inquiries in Northern California for many years now and there’s nothing we’d love more than to be able to provide you with the service that is right for you. Have a question? We’re here to help!

You can learn more about us or if you’re ready to get the process started, feel free to contact us to get the ball rolling. At the end of the day, we believe that you should know the facts about your land, so whether you’re a real estate professional, banker, business owner, or investor, reach out today to get your Desktop Review.


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