EKI’s Drought Response Tool (DRT) Models System-Specific Projected Water Savings Potential to help Water Suppliers Respond to Unprecedented Drought

Drought is a major concern and complex issue for California water suppliers and residents alike. According to the National Integrated Drought Information System, more than 85% of California is currently in a state of extreme drought, with more than 1,500 reservoirs reporting water levels 50% lower than normal at this time…Read More

Anona Dutton to organize and moderate panel discussions at the Fourth Annual GSA Summit

What important lessons have groundwater managers, regulators, and technical experts learned from Groundwater Sustainability Plan (GSP) development and implementation? Join the Groundwater Resources Association of California for their Fourth Annual GSA Summit: Working Towards Implementation on 9-10 June 2021. Learn from experts, join panel presentations, and participate in round table…Read More

EKI Prepares Successful $3.95m Prop 68 Grant Application for Client

Congratulations to our client, the Westlands Water District (WWD), selected by the Department of Water Resources (DWR) to receive Proposition 68 Sustainable Groundwater Management (SGM) Grant funding. The Round 1 grant solicitation, which focused on critically overdrafted basins, received fifteen bid applications with a requested total of over $70 million in funding support. However, only six applicants have been…Read More

Happy World Water Day

Water is a precious resource, used every day for drinking, agriculture, industry, sanitation, recreation, healthcare, and more. However, global and regional water shortage, climate change, drought, and population growth threaten present and future access to sustainable, safe, and reliable water supplies. This year’s annual celebration of World Water Day on 22 March globally recognizes the importance of access to…Read More

Donna Kask Joins EKI

Donna Kask, a Senior Environmental Scientist , recently joined EKI’s Massachusetts office. Ms. Kask is a collaborative project manager with twenty years of experience managing and providing technical support for environmental assessment, remediation, and compliance projects across New England. Donna provides technical…Read More

EKI Welcomes David Melycher

David Melycher has joined EKI Environment & Water, Inc. (EKI) as a Principal in the firm’s new Massachusetts office. Mr. Melycher will help lead EKI’s industrial and commercial practice and support clients in the New England region. He is a Massachusetts Licensed…Read More

International Day of Women and Girls in Science

Approximately 30 percent of all female students choose STEM-related fields in higher education. On this International Day of Women and Girls in Science, we celebrate women engineers and scientists at EKI and across the A/E/C industry who keep critical projects on track – even during a pandemic.

Dr. Corey Carpenter to present at AWWA Virtual Summit: Sustainable Water, PFAS, and Waterborne Pathogens

As water quality standards shift in accordance with US EPA recommendations, new measures for monitoring and treatment continue to emerge. Based on recent toxicological data, numerous states have already begun implementing restrictive water quality standards to address the concerns of Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS) in drinking water. Understanding new…Read More