Water Quality Specialist
Mr. Jeff Lafer has 23 years of environmental consulting experience focused on surface and groundwater quality, hydrology and water resources, related environmental impact assessments for CEQA/NEPA compliance, and NPDES and related regulatory permitting of wastewater discharges. He is a project manager for CEQA/NEPA compliance projects and has led and conducted numerous impact assessment and construction permitting projects for wastewater, water supply, urban development, and transportation clients. Jeff’s expertise includes technical water quality and hydrology analysis, sampling and QA/QC plans, site investigations, laboratory services, modeling studies, statistical data analysis, evaluation of project opportunities and constraints, and technical writing-report preparation. Jeff also is a technical specialist for municipal NPDES permitting requirements including preparation of reports of waste discharges, effluent and receiving water quality analysis, regulatory terms and conditions, antidegradation analysis , permit compliance special studies workplans and reporting, Pollution Prevention Plans, and compliance monitoring.