Buka Environmental, located in Boulder, Colorado, has been providing high-level environmental consulting services since 1998. Buka Environmental was formed as a DBA of Buka Engineering, Inc. The word "buka" is Russian slang and can be roughly translated as "totally gnarly." Our mission is to provide the highest quality, understandable, and relevant information to clients on environmental issues related to water quality, geochemical processes, environmental monitoring and interpretation, and mining and oil & gas development. Our areas of speciality include evaluating the environmental effects of mining and oil & gas operations and finding solutions. We have worked in the United States and Latin America with governmental, tribal, and nonprofit clients to improve conditions related to the extractive industries.