First Annual Western Groundwater Congress

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Haley & Aldrich staff will be moderating two sessions and one panel discussion, and speaking during the two sessions, at a conference hosted by the Groundwater Resources Association of California (GRA) this fall. This event, the First Annual Western Groundwater Congress, will take place in Sacramento from September 25 to 27. Details of our involvement are below.

Date: Tuesday, September 25

Time: 10:00-11:55 a.m

Location: Salon 3

Session: High Resolution Site Characterization

Moderator: Murray Einarson, Haley & Aldrich

Presentations and presenters:

  • High Resolution Mass Discharge Evaluation at a Chlorinated Solvent Release Site in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Owen Miles, Haley & Aldrich
  • Multi-Method High Resolution Characterization of Contaminant Distributions in Sedimentary Versus Igneous Rock Settings. Beth Parker, University of Guelph
  • Rapid DNAPL Source Zone Characterization with Dye-Enhanced Laser-Induced Fluorescence (DyeLIF). Randy St.Germain, Dakota Technologies

 

Date: Tuesday, September 25

Time: 1:40-3:35 p.m.

Location: Salon 3

Session: Vapor Intrusion

Moderator: Gina Plantz, Haley & Aldrich

Presentations and presenters:

  • Summary of State Approaches to VI – 2018 Update. Rich Rago, Haley & Aldrich
  • A Cal/EPA Unified Approach to Evaluating and Managing Vapor Intrusion Risk. Claudio Sorrentino, CalEPA, DTSC
  • Building-Specific Attenuation Factors from Flow and Vacuum Measurements. Todd McAlary, Geosyntec Consultants
  • TCE Toxicity Battlefield 2018 – New Challenges and Risk Management Strategies. David Gillay, Barnes & Thornburg

 

Date: Tuesday, September 25

Time: 4:00-5:00 p.m.

Location: Salon 3

Session: CalEPA Vapor Intrusion Guidance Updates - Status and Implications

Moderator: Gina Plantz, Haley & Aldrich

Panel speakers:

  • Claudio Sorrentino, CalEPA, DTSC
  • Adrienne LaPierre, RPS Environmental
  • Peter Weiner, Paul Hastings
  • Robbie Ettinger, Geosyntec Consultants

Learn more and register on the GRA website.