How to Expedite ACOE Permitting Processes

The process of securing regulatory permits from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (ACOE) can seem challenging and overwhelming. However, the ACOE’s goal is to earn and maintain the public’s trust and work together with applicants to improve the process.

8 New California Environmental Laws You Need to Know

In 2016, several laws that concern the environment have come into effect in California. Do you know which ones may impact you?

Repurposing Flood Control Infrastructure to Leverage Stormwater Resources

Combining the drought and evidence of a “Godzilla” El Niño  event likely this winter, stormwater is increasingly valued as an asset worth integrating into California’s overall water management strategy. Re-thinking how to leverage stormwater resources opens up opportunities for repurposing infrastructure designed and built to dispose of flood waters.

Peter Quinlan To Co-Chair Hydrology and Law Seminar

Peter Quinlan, Dudek’s vice president and hydrogeology practice leader, is program co-chair for the “Science and Law of Water in California” seminar, taking place on Thursday, Sept. 17, in Santa Monica, CA. 

Regional Medical Center Opens New Packaged Treatment Facility

  A small packaged wastewater treatment plant designed to serve a regional medical center significantly improved the quality of treated effluent, and was completed under-budget, enabling the medical center to add a connection from the new plant to a nearby elder care center. The Hi-Desert Medical Center (HDMC) and the Joshua Basin Water District (JBWD)…

California Prop. 84 Stormwater Grant Solicitation Now Open

  The State Water Resources Control Board is now accepting Concept Proposal applications for the Proposition 84 Stormwater Grant Program (SWGP) until Thursday, October 17. The SWGP will award grants to projects that reduce and prevent stormwater contamination of rivers, lakes, and streams. “This grant is an excellent opportunity for agencies to retro-fit existing infrastruture…

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