Bakersfield, CA – Dave Dayton, Senior Biologist, recently joined the QK Bakersfield Biology Team and jumped right into work during the busiest time of year.  Mr. Dayton is a very experienced consulting field biologist who has held previous senior-level positions at other private consulting firms. He’s worked on a variety of projects, including renewable energy, oil/gas exploration and large-scale communications infrastructure upgrade projects, and has a great deal of field experience, working with the numerous species endemic to the central Valley.

“Mr. Dayton will lead the Bakersfield biology group, and we look forward to him helping develop the team by utilizing his unique strengths and experience.” Says Jaymie Brauer, Principal Planner at QK. “Dave brings a wealth of knowledge and diverse experience to the QK team”.

Mr. Dayton received his BS from UC Santa Cruz. He has an extensive background as a professional environmental consultant, and he specializes in wildlife and plant surveys, NEPA/CEQA compliance, as well as technical writing and permitting activities.