Lynn Kitchen, Ph.D.

Dr. Kitchen has over 30 years of experience in working with ecological and environmental projects. He has successfully completed NEPA Environmental Assessments, Section 404 permits, Section 401 Certifications, Natural Resources Management Plans, Mitigation Plans, Biological Assessments (as part of formal consultation with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service), Wildlife Surveys, Vegetation Mapping, and Stream Studies.

Dr. Kitchen is very familiar with the NEPA process and is a strong advocate of public involvement. He is experienced on both sides of NEPA issues, having worked with the public in fighting a controversial project and having worked with commercial and governmental entities attempting to permit a controversial project. He has taught NEPA courses at the University of Texas at San Antonio. He is also familiar with project management for large projects including the Land Use and Management Plan for Natural Areas of San Antonio, the City-Wide NEPA Services Contract for the City of San Antonio, and management of natural resources for Nellis Air Force Base and the Nevada Test and Training Range (3.0 Million Acres) in Nevada. Dr. Kitchen has over 15 years of experience in GIS database management and uses ArcGIS routinely as a tool for virtually every project.

Dr. Kitchen opened Adams Ecology, Inc. in 2010 in Nevada where he works closely with Nellis Air Force Base staff to oversee the natural resources management of the AFB and the Nevada Test and Training Range and other local Nevada projects. Adams Ecology is HUBZone certified.  Please visit the website at for more information.


B.S. Wildlife Science Texas A&M University, 1976
M.S. Range Science Texas A&M University, 1977
Ph.D. Agronomy/Crop Science University of Kentucky 1980
26 years of Environmental Project Management Experience, with 30+ years in the environmental field

Contact Lynn Kitchen, Ph.D.

Contact Lynn Kitchen, Ph.D.

Adams Environmental
Vice President
12000 Crownpoint Drive
Suite 120
San Antonio, Texas  78233
Phone: (210) 858-6873
Fax: (210) 587-7922


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