Haley & Aldrich Engineer Sarah Mass has published an article in the Winter 2020 issue of HydroVisions, the journal of the Groundwater Resources Association of California (GRA). Sarah’s article, Contemporary Groundwater Council Identifies Strategies for Safeguarding Water Quality in our Drive to Enhance Groundwater Recharge in California, recounts the virtual meeting of the 10th Annual Contemporary Groundwater Issues Council (CGIC), which took place on October 23, 2020.
Five speakers presented at the CGIC meeting, followed by various discussion groups. Key themes included:
- Assessing the threat of PFAS to California’s new groundwater recharge projects
- How water quality degraded by emerging contaminants threatens water security
- The need for long-term monitoring as part of infrastructure
- Key differences between urban and rural water users