Balk Biological Consulting was founded in 2006 by biologist Michelle L. Balk, in Encinitas, CA. After spending
five years at Dudek & Associates, Inc. (now just “Dudek”) learning the ropes, Ms. Balk decided to hang out her own
As our specialty is botany, we spend much of our field time conducting special-status plant species surveys and
vegetation mapping throughout California. See our services page for more information on
what we do and where we work.