Category Archives: Groundwater

EGGI Reaches 100,000,000 gpd Milestone

As consulting hydrogeologists since 1989, Emery and Garrett Groundwater Investigations has recently reached the milestone of developing 100,000,000 gallons per day of new, previously untapped groundwater resources for numerous private and public clients throughout the eastern seaboard of the United … Continue reading

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Prayers for Rain

An important article on the Supreme Court Ruling regarding Georgia’s Water: http://saportareport.com/blog/2013/06/prayers-for-rain-senate-takes-on-supreme-court-ruling-all-part-of-gas-water-issues/ (first article is here: http://saportareport.com/blog/2013/06/attention-to-apalachicola-fishing-industry-touches-a-nerve-among-atlanta-leaders/) EGGI is involved in many projects to help communities in the greater Atlanta area utilize groundwater resources as a supplement to conservation measures. … Continue reading

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RFK Jr on water conservation in Atlanta

An important interview with Robert Kennedy Jr.  http://www.atlantamagazine.com/agenda/2013/06/06/interview-with-robert-kennedy-jr EGGI is involved in many projects to help communities in the greater Atlanta area utilize groundwater resources as a supplement to conservation measures. Here are links to some exciting EGGI projects in … Continue reading

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EGGI has Documented Relationship between Increased Chloride Concentrations in Naticook Brook Aquifer due to Road Salting Practices in Merrimack, New Hampshire

Jeff Marts  and Dan Tinkham recently presented a Poster Session at the 2013 Northeastern Section Meeting of the Geological Society of America (NEGSA), held in Bretton Woods, New Hampshire.  EGGI has been actively involved in several groundwater quality studies in … Continue reading

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Results of EGGI’s 2012 Surficial Mapping of the Ashland and Center Harbor Quadrangles Presented at Recent NHDES Mappers Workshop

Dan Tinkham, PG, and John Brooks, PhD., PG, have been invited to make presentations at the New Hampshire Geological Survey’s Annual Geologic Mapping Workshop on Tuesday, April 16, 2013.  The presentations will summarize work efforts related to surficial mapping of … Continue reading

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USEPA Awards Augusta County Service Authority (ACSA) and recognizes Emery & Garrett Groundwater, Inc. for their work relative to developing Groundwater Protection Strategies for Augusta County

(from left to right):  James Emery (President of Emery & Garrett Groundwater, Inc.), Cathy Libertz (EPA Region 3 Deputy Director, Water Protection Division), Oscar Beasley (ACSA Deputy Executive Director), Amy Owens (Virginia DEQ Regional Director), Harvey Hamilton (ACSA Utility Coordinator), … Continue reading

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Earthquake Impacts Groundwater Supplies in Northern Virginia

Emery & Garrett Groundwater, Inc. recently presented a landmark groundwater discovery at the Southeastern Section meeting of the Geological Society of America held in Asheville, North Carolina on April 1, 2012.  The presentation entitled, “The Impacts of the Earthquake that … Continue reading

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Innovative Projects Leading to Sustainable Water Supply Solutions and Other Interesting Investigations

Here are some of the exciting, recent activities at EGGI: Protection of Key Public Water Supply Well Merrimack Village District, New Hampshire Merrimack Premium Outlet Mall Emery & Garrett Groundwater Inc use Artificial Recharge (AR) to substantially increase the overall … Continue reading

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Hydrofracturing the Marcellus Shale – More than One Pathway to Contamination

There has been much recent discussion about the potential contamination of groundwater associated with the hydrofracturing of the Marcellus Shale for gas resources.  It is interesting to note that some of these concerns are about the potential for a somewhat … Continue reading

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Water Management during Climate Change

Presentations at the 2011 Georgia Water Resources Conference note that climate change will potentially impact the availability of water resources in the future (Teskey; Zhang and Georgakakos, see links below).  Emery & Garrett Groundwater, Inc.’s two decades of groundwater resource … Continue reading

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