Alta Environmental is pleased to announce that Ross Pippen has joined our Water Resources service line as a Water Resources Scientist/Associate Consultant. Ross received his Bachelors of Science degree in Neurobiology and Physiology from U.C. Davis. He brings more than 8 years of experience in Environmental Science with a focus on water quality monitoring and laboratory analysis. Mr. Pippen is a Certified Inspector in Sediment and Erosion Control (CISEC) and has managed all aspects of the NPDES Construction General Permit for vertical and linear utility projects. Mr. Pippen’s background includes water and sediment sampling, laboratory analysis, monitoring equipment installation and maintenance, and environmental compliance inspections. Mr. Pippen has conducted many interdisciplinary projects directly related to water quality, sediment quality, and TMDL’s in San Diego and Los Angeles Counties. These projects include monitoring for the County of San Diego NPDES storm water program, dry weather monitoring for the City of San Diego, monitoring for the County of San Diego Hydromodification Management Plan, and bacterial source tracking within the City of San Diego and Port of Long Beach.
The growth in Alta’s Water Resources team provides additional expertise and leadership for our clients in Southern California. Our Water Resources services continue to grow as our clients face operational, facility and compliance challenges related to environmental compliance, drought, water use restrictions, and new water quality regulations. Ross Pippen can be reached at email@example.com.