About Us

Rick Richards Inc.

Rick Richards Inc. has been providing cost effective, professional and environmentally sound Right of Way, Wetland and Upland Restoration Services since 1987.

We provide a wide range of specialized services to meet our customers provide a wide range of specialized services to meet our customer’s needs. We are bonded, licensed; insured and a drug free work place.

Rick Richards Inc. Specializes in mulching, mowing, clearing and removal of any type vegetation from any and all areas, including, wetlands, retention ponds, lakes and storm water canals.

Our extensive fleet of low ground pressure, high horse power mulching equipment allows us the privilege of completing the most difficult jobs swiftly and economically.

We are also able to harvest and process all trees, brush, and vegetation; reduce it to mulch, and haul it off site or stock pile it for later use. Our methods will significantly reduce your costs when compared to conventional and tub grinding type clearing operations.

Rick Richards Inc has been involved in numerous state, federal and local restoration and habitat enhancement projects. Because of this experience, we hold a better understanding of the sensitive nature of our work and strive to preserve the habitat and minimize the impact to the environment.

We boldly go where no man has gone before, or at least been in a very long time.

Rick Richards Inc is licensed by the state of Florida to apply herbicides to Right of Ways, Aquatic Sites, Natural Areas, Commercial & Residential Properties. We are Licensed Gopher Tortoise Agents, allowing us to conduct surveys, trapping & relocation.

Services By Category | Commercial & Residential

Horticultural Services

  • Clean ups & Hauling
  • Fertilization
  • Landscape Design & Installation
  • Landscape Maintenance
  • Lawn Maintenance

Right Of Way Services

  • Boom Arm Mowing
  • Clear Zone Reclamation
  • Edging & Sweeping
  • Exotic Removal
  • Herbicide Application
  • Large & Small Machine Mowing
  • Litter Pickup & Removal
  • Power Shearing
  • Line Clearance
  • Mitigation
  • Tree Trimming & Removal
  • Underdeck Herbicide Application

Hydroseeding Services

  • Hydro Seeding
  • Hydro Mulching
  • Seed & Mulch
  • Pasture Seeding
  • Drill Seeding
  • Wildlife Food Plots
  • Property Improvement
  • Storm Water Management

Permitting Services

  • Agricultural Permitting
  • Environmental Permitting
  • Hydric Soils Determinations
  • Mine Permitting
  • Mitigation Monitoring & Maintenance
  • Phase I Site Assessments
  • Right Of Way Permitting
  • Soils Mapping
  • Water Use Permitting
  • Wetland Delineation

Land Management Services

  • Fence Installation & Repair
  • Fireline ServicesFire Replacement
  • Mulching of Trees & Brush
  • Prescribed Fire Services
  • Roller Chopping
  • Restoration & Planting
  • Trail Trimming
  • Vegetation Mowing
  • Wildlife Surveys

Tree Care Services

  • Cabling & Guying
  • Demossing
  • Fertilization


  • Mycoryzal
  • Stump Grinding
  • Tree Trimming & Removal

Utility Services

  • Endangered Species Services
  • Heavy Mowing
  • Herbicide Application
  • Line Clearance
  • Right of Way Reclamation
  • Side Trimming/Power Shearing
  • Tree & Brush Mulching
  • Vegetation Management

Site Preparation

  • Clearing & Grubbing
  • Culverts
  • Land clearing & Excavation
  • Shell & Fill

Lake & Canal Maintenance

  • Weed Control
  • Littoral Shelf Maintenance
  • Herbicide Application
  • Hand Clearing
  • Vegetation Removal
  • Water control Structures