Ecological Solutions was established in January 2006 by Michael Van Clef. Mike has a Ph.D. in ecology from Rutgers University and over twenty years of experience involving stewardship of natural resources, ecological research, and policy. Overall, his qualifications and experiences provide him with the ability to practically apply ecological principles toward solving conservation problems in a cost effective manner. Ecological Solutions primarily serves private non-profit conservation groups and municipal, county, and state government agencies.
Since inception, Ecological Solutions has assisted over thirty organizations within the conservation community toward solving some of its most difficult problems. Mike has also volunteered to provide outreach and technical assistance to numerous community groups.