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Geo-Logic Companies Rank on ENR Top 200 Environmental Firms List

With DBS&A and affiliates, Clear Creek Associates, Kunkel Engineering Group, and Geo-Logic Peru under its umbrella, parent company Geo-Logic Associates, Inc. (GLA), made its inaugural ranking on the Engineering News-Record (ENR) Top 200 Environmental Firms List. The environmental listing and related analysis provide a look at one of the construction industry’s most dynamic market sectors, […]

DBS&A Team Awarded Contract to Prepare Owens Valley Groundwater Basin Groundwater Sustainability Plan

The Owens Valley Groundwater Authority (OVGA), acting as a joint powers authority, approved the selection of DBS&A and team members Consensus and Collaboration Program, TEAM Engineering & Management, Inc., Stillwater Sciences, and Lechowicz & Tseng Municipal Consultants, to prepare a Groundwater Sustainability Plan (GSP) for the Owens Valley Groundwater Basin in Inyo and Mono Counties, […]

Applying GIS to Geological Investigations for a Sand and Gravel Assessment at Pueblo of Acoma

DBS&A’s Geographic Information Systems (GIS) team will be attending the National Tribal Geographic Information Support Center’s (NTGISC) 9th Annual National Tribal GIS Conference taking place from November 5 through 9, 2018 at the Southwestern Indian Polytechnic Institute in Albuquerque, New Mexico. GIS Manager, Kenny Calhoun, GISP; GIS Technician, Samuel Romero; Senior Geochemist, Chris Wolf, P.G.; […]

DBS&A Sponsoring California H20 Women Conference

DBS&A Principal Hydrogeologist and GLA President, Nicole T. Sweetland, Ph.D., P.G., will be attending this week’s California H2O Women Conference, which DBS&A is sponsoring. The invitation-only event is an opportunity for female leadership in diverse sectors of the water industry to collaborate, coordinate, educate and support each other. Taking place in Santa Barbara, California, from […]

Texas v. New Mexico – An Overview of Groundwater Management and Water Rights Acquisition and Permitting

DBS&A Senior Vice President, Neil Blandford, P.G., will present to the Society of Petroleum Engineers Environmental Study Group (SPE ESG) on November 1, 2018, in Midland, Texas. This talk will provide an overview of groundwater rights acquisition and permitting in Texas and New Mexico, as many oil and gas companies and supporting industries positioned in […]

DBS&A Sponsoring American Bar Association Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources’ Fall Conference

DBS&A Founder and Principal Hydrologist, Daniel B. Stephens, Ph.D., C.Hg., P.G., and Principal Hydrogeologist, John Dodge, P.G., will attend the American Bar Association (ABA) Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources’ Fall Conference on October 17 through 20, 2018, in San Diego, California. Learn more about DBS&A’s technical experts and environmental litigation support services. The 26th […]

Dr. LeClaire Presenting on TDS Trends in Wastewater and Recycled Water

DBS&A Water Resources Planner, Joe LeClaire, Ph.D., will present on DBS&A’s study of long-term trends in total dissolved solids (TDS) for the Southern California Salinity Coalition at the WaterReuse San Diego Chapter meeting on October 12, 2018. Click here to read more about the project or here to learn about Dr. LeClaire. The San Diego Regional […]

Tony Morgan to Present on Groundwater Sustainability Plans and Information Discovery at Groundwater Resources Association of California Conference

DBS&A Vice President / Principal Hydrogeologist, Tony Morgan, P.G., C.Hg., will present “The Unknown Unknowns – Groundwater Sustainability Plans (GSPs) and Information Discovery” at the Groundwater Resources Association of California (GRAC) First Annual Western Groundwater Congress. Mr. Morgan’s presentation will be part of the technical session on “Data: The Essential Element of SGMA, which will […]

Stephanie Moore Joins Colorado River Alliance Board of Directors

DBS&A Hydrologist Stephanie Moore, P.G., has joined the Board of Directors for the Colorado River Alliance. She is committed to working with Alliance staff and fellow Board members in support of its mission “to champion the long-term vitality of the Texas Colorado River through education and engagement.” Ms. Moore has been a life-long advocate of […]

Dr. LeClaire to Present on Impacts to Water Quality: Unintended Consequences of Water Conservation

DBS&A Water Resources Specialist, Joseph LeClaire, Ph.D., along with Wyatt Troxel, will co-lead a workshop for the Bay Area Clean Water Agencies (BACWA) on the Unintended Consequences of Water Conservation on September 24, 2018. This workshop will provide insight into the technical challenges of designing, managing, and operating wastewater treatment plants with rapidly changing conditions […]