Soil & Groundwater Events

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Water Well Design for Drought Conditions and Climatic Change


Water supply wells in areas of extended drought and fluctuating water tables should include design attributes that provide the well owner with the flexibility to be responsive to changing groundwater conditions.In this course, you will learn how to:•Design water wells to address changing groundwater conditions...◦in the near term as the water table fluctuates seasonally ...

Dec. 12, 2014

Introduction to Borehole Flowlogging


Borehole flowmeters provide direct measurement of the hydraulic properties of aquifers whereas other logging techniques require additional interpretation of such measurements as electrical resistivity or gamma activity.Recently developed flow profiling equipment allows precise identification of inflow and outflow zones with minimal pumping rates so that drawdown quickly ...

Feb. 19, 2015

Analysis of Groundwater Monitoring Controversy at the Pavillion, Wyoming, Gas Fields


EPA investigated complaints of taste and odor problems in drinking water wells where hydraulic fracturing operations were occurring near Pavillion, Wyoming. The EPA conducted a field investigation, including drilling two deep monitor wells, concluding that constituents associated with hydraulic fracturing had impacted the drinking water aquifer.Following extensive ...

Nov. 6, 2014

Environmental Geochemistry of Metals: Investigation and Remediation


This three-day short course provides practical information needed to effectively evaluate intrinsic remediation and chemical manipulation of sites contaminated with metals, nonmetals, and radionuclides, which may be found in the soil and groundwater at many mining, industrial, and utility sites in the United States and elsewhere. Remediation by natural attenuation, also ...

Nov. 12 - 14, 2014

Management and Remediation of Contaminated Sediments/Portland


This workshop provides attendees with management and remediation solutions to contaminants in both marine and freshwater sediments including the effects of remediation on the benthic environment. All aspects of contaminated sediments will be reviewed, including determination of contaminant sources, site characterization, remedial technology selection, monitoring, and ...

Nov. 20 - 21, 2014

Eco Expo Asia 2014


Organised by Messe Frankfurt (HK) Ltd and the Hong Kong Trade Development Council, Eco Expo Asia is the region’s leading trade fair for the environmental industry. The show is co-organised by the Hong Kong Government and supported by government authorities from the Chinese mainland as well as international consulates and trade commissions, making it a professional ...

Oct. 29 - Nov. 1, 2014

Spatial Analysis using ArcGIS 2015


Maps are great for conveying information but managers want quantitative values which they can be confident in. By learning how to analyse your data using spatial statistics and geospatial methods, you can quantify the geographical patterns and trends found. This course will introduce some of the methods used by a modern GIS, firstly introducing the concepts in a non ...

Jan. 16, 2015

Intermediate GIS using ArcGIS Jan 2015


You know the basics of GIS, but there is so much more functionality which could enhance your work and make it more efficient. This course will provide you with the additional knowledge to be able to use many of the extensions available within a GIS and provide you with the skills to use some of the more advanced features of GIS software.GoalsHow to answer questions and ...

Jan. 14 - 15, 2015

Hands-on Thermal Desorption (TD)


This one day course begins with the theory of thermal desorption, types of samples that can be analysed using this technique, types of tube packing materials and how to collect samples. This knowledge is then used to create TD methods, collect and analyse samples and experiment with parameters to see the effects.This course will cover the thermal desorption of gas-phase ...

Nov. 19, 2014

2015 Macao International Environmental Co-operation Forum & Exhibition (2014 MIECF)


The Macao International Environmental Co-operation Forum & Exhibition (MIECF) is a high-powered annual platform to promote solutions for a low carbon future, and sustainable urban development for cities. Initiated and actively led by the government of the Macao Special Administrative Region (Macao SAR), the exhibition and conference is strategically positioned to ...

Mar. 26 - 28, 2015

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