About Aquatic Environmental Services

Serving clients of all sizes throughout Georgia and the Southeast.

We are proud to offer:

  • Lake Design
  • Lake Construction Management
  • Fish Stocking
  • Electrofishing
  • Fisheries Management
  • Habitat Management
  • Lake Mapping
  • Lake Consultations

Our clients include commercial, residential, golf, private, and municipal lake owners.

AES can serve all of your aquatic needs.


Our History

AES, Inc is a private lake management company founded in 1996 by Greg
Grimes. It specializes in stocking strategies for growing a superior
fishery and has successfully completed projects in 21 states and over
8,000 bodies of water. The company's aim is to fulfill the goals of each
individual client, either by building a pond from scratch or improving
an existing fishery within the client's budget. AES, Inc has a dedicated
team and strong industry connections, making it a leader in the field
of private lake management.

Meet Our Owner Greg

//About us

Greg grew up fishing ponds and lakes, turning his love for water and fish into a career.

Following his passion, Greg studied biology at the University of West Georgia and continued his education at the University of Georgia where he earned his Masters Degree in Fisheries Management.

Since 1996, he has consulted on and serviced thousands of lakes, is a founding member of the Society of Lake Management Professionals (SLMP) and travels throughout the US to speak to groups about fisheries management .

Greg also volunteers as a cross country coach and partners with a local foster home for boys to teach outdoor skills.


Our Mission, Vision and Values

Our mission is to be an industry leader providing cutting-edge fish management services that exceed clients’ expectations.

Our vision is to be the entrusted leader in helping our clients achieve their lake management goals.

Our values focus on:

Excellence, Timeliness, Honesty, Integrity, Creativity and Support.


Our Team

Hand-picked with great intentionality, our staff is made up of incredibly passionate, forward-thinkers who boast extensive experience in the lake management industry.

All staff members have degrees in their respective areas, including biology, fisheries management, wildlife management, accounting and business administration.


Our Clients

We have had the pleasure of working with thousands of amazing clients all over the U.S.

From backyard ponds to large lakes, we serve them all!