The Texas Association of Environmental Professionals (TAEP) is the premier organization for environmental professionals in the State of Texas. One of the primary aims of TAEP is the advancement of the environmental profession and the establishment of a forum to discuss important environmental issues.


Previous Luncheon Meeting Presentations


Marina V. Badoian-Kriticos, Senior Advisor, Office of Sustainability, City of Houston, September 17th presentation, City of Houston – Sustainability Update, is available herePDF.

Dr. Kathleen Garland, University of Houston Clear Lake, August 20th presentation, Remedial Options at the San Jacinto River Waste Pits Superfund Site: An Analysis of Similar Sites, is available herePDF.

Elizabeth Hendler (8-hour Ozone SIP Coalition) and Rohit Sharma (Lyondell Basell),July 15th Joint Meeting with A&WMA, An Analysis of EPA¿s 2015 Ozone Standard Proposal, is available herePDF.

Scott Cameron, Former Assistant Director of Water Infrastructure in the Australian Government Environmental Department, June 18th presentation, Introduction to the Murray-Darling Basin Plan: The Australian Government’s Largest Investment in Environmental Management, is available herePDF.

Mr. Brian Cowan, Project Manager/Hydrogeologist, P.G., May 21st presentation, Freshwater Mussels & Zebra Mussels in Texas: Regulatory, Environmental, and Engineering Considerations, is available herePDF.

Lisa Gonzalez, VP and COO of Houston Advanced Research Center (HARC), March 19th presentation, The Galveston Bay Report Card, is available herePDF.

Older Luncheon Meeting Presentations can be found on our Archives page.



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November Luncheon Meeting

Thursday November 19th Luncheon Meeting

11:30 am - 1:30 pm

Brady's Landing
8505 Cypress Street Houston, Texas

Speaker: TBD

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ECIC 2015 Registration Open

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The Eighth Annual Environmental Challenges and Innovations Conference Gulf Coast 2015 will take place on Tuesday, October 6 2015 at the Hilton Westchase, 9999 Westheimer Road Houston, Texas 77042.
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ECIC 2015 Session Chairs Announced

The 2015 ECIC Committee is please to Announce the following Session Chairs for the 2015 ECIC event:

Remediation – Andy Adams and Jim Florey, W&M Environmental
Environmental DD- Scott Davis and Jennifer Schock, GeoSearch
Environmental Innovation – Gerald Almquist, Field Env Instrumts
Environmental Assessment and Risk – Prasad Rajulu, Terracon
Water, Wetland, Watersheds- Michael Bloom, R.G Miller Engineers
Community Outreach – Glenn Buckley, TAEP
Air Topics – Bhoom Reddy Korpol, Terracon
Natural Resources – Brian Cowan, Zara Environmental
Industrial Hygiene – Doug Rush, Scopus Consultants
Ethics – Daniel Wong, Tolunay-Wong Engineers


President's Corner

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ECIC FINAL Schedule NOW Available

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 ECIC Keynote Speaker Confirmed

Understanding and Mitigating Environmental Impacts from Unconventional Energy Development in Texas

Michael H Young

Michael H. Young, Ph.D.
Associate Director for Environmental Systems
Senior Research Scientist
Bureau of Economic Geology
The University of Texas at Austin
Editor Vadose Zone Journal

More details available here