Mid-Winter Weather Update, SCAQMD Regulation Delay, NV5 Wins Total of Five Awards from EBJ! - NV5|Alta Environmental February 2020 Newsletter
Mid-Winter Weather Update and NWS’s 150th Birthday
The echoes of people singing “rain, rain, go away, come again another day” during our Thanksgiving and the winter holidays has long faded. Following the wet start to our “rainy season,” 2020 has started out exceptionally dry. Southern California tends to get a significant amount of our winter rain totals during the months of January and February. Without any major storm events expected for the remainder of February, many locations throughout Southern California will be nearing the driest combined January and February on record.
South Coast Air Quality Management District Regulation Delay
The South Coast Air Quality Management District (SCAQMD) plans to update its asbestos regulation (Rule 1403), although it is delayed indefinitely. While the much-needed revisions are stalled, recent developments have potentially far-reaching impacts to those falling within the SCAQMD jurisdiction. The most significant development is related to the presence of asbestos in asphalt.
NV5 Wins Total of Five Awards from Environmental Business Journal!
NV5 | Alta Environmental (an NV5 Company) won a Project Merit award for their Smart Watershed network system (ALTA MS4-FSTM). This innovative technology was designed to help clients meet MS4 NPDES permit compliance requirements. The deployment of this technology increases efficiency by bridging the gap from the field to connect clients with real-time data.