Environmental Advocacy – Water Quality Protection

CEA Engineers has a long history of working with environmental advocacy groups and non-profits across the United States.  Due to our commitment to environmental stewardship, CEA Engineers does not have the conflicts of interest that many other engineering firms have.  Our major focus providing engineering support to environmental advocates and non-profits is protection of water quality through ensuring stormwater and wastewater is properly managed, conveyed, and treated to minimize adverse environmental impacts. 

  • Technical reports
  • Environmental impact statement (EIS) reviews
  • Planning board appearances
  • Litigation support
  • Construction stormwater
  • Industrial stormwater and wastewater
  • Sanitary sewers/SSOs
  • Wastewater discharges
  • Watershed protection
Environmental Advocacy

CEA Engineers has provided technical expertise in support of Clean Water Act litigations and settlement negotiations related to:

  • Sanitary sewer overflows (SSOs)
  • Combined sewer overflows (CSOs)
  • Construction stormwater management/discharges
  • Industrial stormwater management/discharges
  • Wastewater treatment
  • Potable water supplies and distribution

Kevin Draganchuk, P.E., BCEE is a regular expert witness in Clean Water Act and flooding cases and provides technical assistance in support of settlement negotiations.  He has provided testimony at deposition and in affidavits and submitted Expert Reports for litigations in local, State, and Federal courts. 

Representative Projects 

Environmental Litigation Support
Plastics Production Effluent Limitation Guidelines

Project:  Plastics Production Effluent Limitation Guidelines Client:  Center for Biological Diversity Location: [...]

Belleayre Stormwater EIS Review

Project:  Belleayre Stormwater EIS Review Client:  Hudson Riverkeeper Location: Fleischmanns, Catskill Mountains, [...]

Sarasota WRF/SSO

Project:  Sarasota WRF/SSO Client:  Suncoast Waterkeeper; Our Children’s Earth Foundation; Ecological Rights [...]

Gulfport SSO

Project:  Gulfport SSO Client:  Suncoast Waterkeeper; Our Children’s Earth Foundation; Ecological Rights [...]

Kevin at Sam's Point
Kevin Near Lake Minnewaska Spring 2019