We survey and assess the site for its original natural conditions including flora and fauna, water bodies, terrain and other features. These are documented to eventually help in designing the project to achieve minimal damage to the environment and to in fact bring about a harmonious solution. We conduct analysis of land as to its suitability for construction. This also extends to determining. This also extends to determining, in the light of environmental factors, what kind of use it may be put to, for instance-industrial or residential, which is the best location for construction etc.