After years of research and working in the marine and wildlife consulting industry, Dr. Mari Smultea founded Smultea Sciences in 2000. Since then, she has built  an experienced team of dedicated scientists and regulatory specialists providing environmental and wildlife consulting expertise. With scientific rigor at at the heart of what we do, we take pride in providing a balanced approach to creating innovative wildlife management solutions. 

As a woman-owned small business, mentorship, training, and encouragement of new scientists is ingrained in our company culture. Many of our team members go on to publish research and pursue graduate degrees. 

In 2015, we set a goal to shift our work to supporting more sustainable energy sources. Today, we are living that goal, providing over 60% of the protected species observer and PAM monitoring services and environmental reporting for the US Atlantic and Pacific offshore wind industry.

Mission Driven

Smultea Sciences creates balanced, innovative marine and wildlife management solutions throughout our world and its oceans. 

To further our commitment to people, profit, and the planet, we are applying to become a Certified B Corporation, joining a global community using business as a force for good. 

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our Core values

Our company values steer our engagement with clients, employees, suppliers, and the surrounding  environment. This is who we are as employees and colleagues:​



Expect Excellence



Mentoring Mindset

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