Whether assisting in the permitting of new or modified farming operations, or designing and permitting irrigation sources, stormwater drainage, and water quality facilities, ECT works as a trusted advisor to help shape federal, state, and local policy and ensure its clients are informed and able to maintain compliance with changing regulations. The firm also provides services related to sustainable farmland and natural resources planning.

ECT assists land owners and other members of the agriculture industry with a wide range of environmental and regulatory matters, from issues as diverse as water quality and supply, nutrient management, listed species, floodplains, riparian buffers, pollinator and grassland programs, and open space preservation, to the use of agrichemicals, and provides the scientific, engineering, planning, and other technical expertise necessary for agriculturists to effectively engage in these discussions.