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2014 Luncheon Presentations
Carolyn White, Project Manager and Stephen Benigno, Site Stabilization and Revegetation Coordinator, Harris County Flood Control District, October 14th presentation, Remnant Prairie Reclamation in an Urban Landscape, is available here.
David Lyon, Scientist with the Environmental Defense Fund, November 20th presentation, Methane Emissions from the Natural Gas Supply Chain, is available soon.
John Jacobi, P.E., J.D. VP/Principal G2 Partners, September 18th presentation, Pending Pipeline Safety Regulations, is available by emailing John Jacobi here.
Jennifer Clancey, Program Manager for Brownfields, City of Houston, August 21 presentation, Environmental Tools to Redevelop the City of Houston, was removed due to a copyright issue.
Ramiro Garcia Jr., Deputy Director of TCEQ Office of Compliance and Enforcement, July 17 presentation, Annual Regulatory Update, is available for download here.
Petty Officer Braedon Burleson with US Coast Guard, Incident Management Division, June 19 presentation, USCG Marine Environmental Protection Progr, is available for download here.
Dr. W.C. "Rusty" Riese, May 15, presentation, Climate Change Facts and Fictions, is available for download here
Tina Walker and Dr. Carrie Bradford, Texas Department of State Health, Health Assessment and Toxicology Program, March 20, 2014 presentation, Current Work Regarding the San Jacinto Waste Pits Superfund Program, is available for download here.
Jayson Hudson (USACE Galveston District), February 20, 2014 presentation, Regulating Water Resource Projects, is available for download here.
2013 Luncheon Presentations
Dr. William Merrell, George P Mitchell Chair at Texas A&M Galveston, June 20 presentation, The Ike Dike – A Coastal Storm Surge Barrier for the Houston/Galveston Region, is available for download here
Michael Hawthorne, P.G., H2A Environmental, May 16 presentation, Applying LNAPL transmissivity at Texas refineries to improve NAPL management under TRRP-32, is available for download here
Dr. Loren Raun and Don Richner, April 18 presentation, Metal Recyclers in the Houston area and recent findings from air sampling conducted by the Bureau of Pollution Control and Prevention, is available for download here
Margaret Roy, URS, March 21 presentation, Practice of Ecologic Risk Assessment in Texas, is available for download here
This is the link to the ecological risk assessment program at the TCEQ: http://www.tceq.texas.gov/remediation/eco/eco.html
At the bottom of the general page you will find the following link that will take you to all kinds of useful links:http://www.tceq.texas.gov/remediation/eco/eco_links.html
Also mentioned was a presentation by Vicki Reat given to the Industry Council on the Environment (ICE). Link to Vicki’s presentation on TRRP-15E: http://ice-texas.org/2013/02/overview-of-trrp-15-e-draft-document/
Pam Passo, February 21 presentation, Environmental crimes and enforcement in the Houston area, is available for download here
Madeline Woods, January 17 presentation, Pollution Insurance programs for managing environmental risk and liabilities, is available for download here
2012 Luncheon Presentations
Rudy Bueno, Jr., November 15 presentation, West Nile Virus: Are we going back to the beginning? is available for download here
Jedediah Greenfield, September 20 presentation, Brownfields: The Art and Science of Redevelopment, is available for download
Dr. W.C. 'Rusty" Riese August 16 presentation, Oil Spills, Ethics, and Sociey: How they intersect and where the responsibilities reside, is available for download
Jayson Hudson's June 21 presentation, Galveston District Interim Stream Tool – Lessons Learned a Year Later, is available for download
Danielle Forget-Shield's April 19 presentation, "Let's Talk Some Trash, a discussion of landfill and waste issues, is available for dowload here
Dr. Scott Dwyer's February 16 presentation, Risk Assessment 101, is available for download here
Dr. Charles Newell's January 19 presentation, Changing Groundwater Contamination Paradigms is available for download here
2011 Luncheon Presentations
Dr. Rifai's November 18 presentation, "Dioxin and PCB Contaminationin the HSC and Galveston Bay: Past, Present, and Future" is available for download here .
Curt Johnson's June 17 meeting presentations may be downloaded here:
Jayson Hudson's presentation, "Mitigation in a Modern World, or 33 CFR 332 and You," is available for download here
Austin Subchapter's November meeting presentation, "Sustainability and Historic Preservation," presented by Meghan Kleon of the Universiy of Texas, is available here
TAEP's October meeting presentation, "Permitting MSS Emissions: Where are we and Where are we going?" presented by Teresa Hurley of the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality, is available here
TAEP's August meeting presentation, "How ITRC Reduces Regulatory Barriers to the Use of Innovative Environmental Approaches," presented by Sriram Madabhushi of Booz Allen Hamilton, is available here
The Austin Subchapter's July meeting presentation, "Transit and the Environment in Central Texas," presented by Todd Hemingson of Capital Metro, is available here .
The April meeting presentation, "Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards (CFATS)", presented by Jay LeGros, Jr., of the Department of Homeland Security, is available upon request by email.
Lance Wenmoh's February 2009 presentation, CREZ: An Overview, is available here .
Dianna Noble's January 2009 presentations are available by clicking on each link:
Report on Economic Recovery Plan
Mike Turco's November 2008 presentation, Mapping Hurricane Inland Storm Tides - Documenting the Magnitude and Timing of Huricane Storm Surge, is available here
Andy Wilson's October 2008 presentation, The Pickens Plan and the Way Forward, is available here
Bob Schick's August 2008 presentation, Current Climate Change Legislation in the United States, is available here
Carl Masterson's June 2008 presentation, Bacteria Reduction Implementation Plan - How We Got Where We Are, is available here
Teresa Hurley's May 2008 meeting presentation, Changes to Tank Degassing and Cleaning Rules, is available for download here
Continuing Education Certificates for 2009 Monthly Meetings
Continuing Education Certificates for 2008 Monthly Meetings
Continuing Education Certificates for 2007 Monthly Meetings
Please contact us at here if you desire copies of any presentations from ECIC07.
Clarence Gray's November 15, 2007, meeting presentation, Small Business and Local Government Assistance, is available for downloadhere.
Ceil Price's October 18, 2007, meeting presentation, Municipal Setting Designations, A New Approach for Houston, is available here. The photographs in this presentation are being used for illustration only and should not be taken as an endorsement by the City of any application it may submit to the City or to TCEQ to obtain an MSD or for any other regulatory or statutory purpose. The link to Public Works' MSD-specific site is: http://www.publicworks.houstontx.gov/planning/plan/msd.htm
Jayson Hudson's September 20, 2007, Meeting Presentation, CWA Update on Rapanos
Bryan J. Moore's May 17, 2007, Meeting Presentation, Important Changes to RCRA Solid and Hazardous Waste Definitions
Board of Directors Meeting Minutes
December 2007 - no meeting
December 2006 - no meeting