EA Engineering, Science, and Technology, Inc. (EA), announced that the baseline bacterial source tracking project being conducted on behalf of the Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission (WSSC) was recognized with a 2014 Honor Award by the American Council of Engineering Companies/Maryland. This program applies innovative science to characterize long-term water quality trends associated with improvements to WSSC’s sewer collection system in Prince George’s and Montgomery counties.
“For 40 years, EA has been evaluating ways to improve the health of the Chesapeake Bay watershed,” said Ian MacFarlane, EA’s President and Chief Executive Officer. “The bacterial source tracking project is an excellent example of how EA works with our clients and key stakeholders to address complex issues using the latest advances in water quality science. We are honored to receive this recognition, and proud to support WSSC in their effort to improve the communities and environs of Prince George’s and Montgomery counties.”