Mr. Rob Murphy is a soil scientist with over 9 years of consulting experience. Mr. Murphy’s area of technical expertise is soil chemistry, soil physics, and pedology, and he is a Certified Professional Soil Scientist with the Soil Science Society of America. Mr. Murphy specializes in mined land reclamation planning, design, evaluation, and problem resolution. He has lead or participated in over 40 projects throughout the western U.S. for soil mapping (orders 1 through 3), constituent repository design and performance evaluations, stream bed stabilization studies, post-fire revegetation, and other types of habitat restoration. His experience also includes baseline data collection and reporting, NEPA assessments, and growth media evaluations to support permitting and closure planning.