About Us

Company Overview

High Water Mark is a majority Native American, Woman-owned environmental consulting company with a speciality in water resources. Owner, Phoebe Suina has 15 years of experience providing environmental and water resources engineering, science, planning and management to New Mexico communities ranging from pueblos to local, state and federal agencies, in addition to private industry. Our focus for consulting services at High Water Mark has been flood disaster and emergency response, including flood hazard mitigation planning, stormwater management and watershed rehabilitation for the protection of both cultural and natural resources in our clients’ communities.

Mission Statement

A High Water Mark, we recognize the cultural and natural significance of rivers, floodplains and watersheds in communities throughout New Mexico and the Southwest. We believe in a community-based approach to addressing environmental and water resources issues that incorporate traditional knowledge with science-based engineering, planning and management solutions for a resilient future. High Water Mark is committed to working with integrity and respect to provide the highest quality consulting services, ensuring that our work meets the needs of the clients.

Weather Ready Nation Ambassador

High Water Mark is a National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Weather-Ready Nation (WRN) Ambassador. The Weather-Ready Nation Ambassador initiative is an effort to formally recognize NOAA partners who are improving the nation’s readiness against extreme weather, water, and climate events. As a Weather-Ready Nation Ambassador, High Water Mark is committing to work with NOAA and other Ambassadors to strengthen national resilience against extreme weather.