Are Executive Orders N-7-22 and N-3-23 delaying your well permits?

Governor Newsom recently issued two Executive Orders to increase drought resiliency in California: Executive Orders N-7-22 and N-3-23, which may be delaying drillers’ well permits. Many drillers have received requests from permitting agencies to provide a letter from a qualified professional stating “…that extraction of groundwater from the proposed well is (1) not likely to […]

Summit Water Resources, LLC Joins Geo-Logic Associates

Geo-Logic Associates introduces its newest wholly owned subsidiary, Summit Water Resources, LLC (SWR), groundwater supply and water resource management consultants, based in Portland, Oregon.

Request for Public Input on the DBS&A-led Wildlife Corridors Action Plan

The New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) in partnership with the New Mexico Department of Game and Fish (NMDGF) has released the Draft Wildlife Corridors Action Plan (Plan) for public review. The Plan has been prepared in accordance with New Mexico Senate Bill 228, the Wildlife Corridors Act (Act). The Act directed the NMDOT and […]

Family of Five’s Holiday Wishes Fulfilled

DBS&A staff “adopted” a family through PB&J Family Services for the holidays this year, and fulfilled the wishes of a family as part of ongoing efforts to support our local communities. DBS&A relishes the opportunity to support PB&J’s mission to help at-risk children to grow and develop to their full potential in nurturing families within a supportive community.

Happy Holidays from all of us in the GLA Family!

Happy Holidays from DBS&A and all of us in the GLA Family!

Need Expert Support for Your Groundwater Sustainability Challenges?

DBS&A’s expert modelers and hydrogeologists regularly support legal teams and their clients on groundwater basin adjudication related issues, including: Sustainable Groundwater Management Act (SGMA) compliance Evaluation of applicability of proposed Sustainable Management Criteria Third-party review of models supporting Groundwater Sustainability Plans (GSPs) Independent assessments of groundwater budgets and sustainable yield estimates Technical evaluation of basin […]

Expert Services Experience Across California

DBS&A has a long and respected record of litigation support. We have prepared basin-scale groundwater management plans. These plans include water budgets, modeling, stakeholder engagement, and groundwater supply projects for many watersheds.  Our practical knowledge and technical expertise help guide our clients and their legal teams through the adjudication process. Learn more about our water […]

Independent Hydrogeological Reviews

With California’s Sustainable Groundwater Management Act (SGMA) deadlines quickly approaching, water rights adjudications are expected to increase after medium and high priority basin Groundwater Sustainability Plans are filed in January 2022. Adjudications are already being considered in many basins, including: Borrego Springs basin Las Posas basin Oxnard-Pleasant Valley basins Ventura River watershed Cuyama basin Court […]

Career Opportunity!

DBS&A is hiring a detail-oriented Document Production and Marketing Assistant in Albuquerque, New Mexico, to participate on teams in the development of high-quality reports and winning proposal documents. Learn more.  

ENR Top Design Firms

GLA and affiliates Clear Creek, DBS&A, Geo-Logic Peru, Kunkel Engineering, and The MINES Group, was ranked among the Engineering News-Record Top 500 Design Firms, and Top Design Firms in the Southwest Region and California Region. More than 260 professionals in 30 offices in the U.S. and abroad provide multidisciplinary geologic, engineering, water, and environmental consulting for landfills, mines, contaminated sites, municipal projects, natural resources, and water resources.