WATER RESOURCES DEVELOPMENT
Note: Numerous key projects are not listed due to client confidentiality requirements.
Spring Water Resource Exploration and Testing
Numerous sites in Florida and several other states, 1988 to present; various clients including spring/land owners and beverage water companies.
Site investigations for spring water production; water quality sampling, dye tracing, cave exploration and radiolocation activities.
Spring Water Resource Consumptive Use Permit Applications
Numerous sites in Florida and several other states, 1989 to present; various clients including spring/land owners and beverage water companies.
Prepared and submitted consumptive water use permit applications to Water Management Districts and other state agencies. Permit application process included responding to Requests for Additional Information (RAI’s) and development of environmental monitoring plans and hydrologic monitoring.
Spring Water Recharge Area Monitoring
CCDA Waters, LLC, Ginnie Springs site, 1999 to present:
Ginnie Spring basin.
Help design and establish program, conduct routine measurements and reporting of spring discharges, ground water levels network and sampling at sentinel wells network.
Orange Springs Consumptive Use Permit Applications
Marion County, FL, 1993-95; for Florida Orange Springs, Inc and 2004 for Premium Waters, Inc.
Prepared and submitted consumptive water use permit applications to St. Johns River Water Mgmt. District for bottlers of spring water at the Orange Springs site. Permit application preparation included water plant water budget study, development of conservation plan and installation of flume to monitor spring discharge.
Aquifer Characterization by Quantitative Dye Tracing
Gilchrist County, FL. 1987; for Ginnie Springs Water Co.
A series of quantitative dye releases were made from spring taps developed for water bottling purposes. These releases confirmed the connectivity of the taps to the main spring via common cave conduits, satisfying springwater classification for HRS Consumptive Use Permits.