The Texas Association of Environmental Professionals (TAEP) is the premier organization for environmental professionals in the State of Texas. One of the primary aims of TAEP is the advancement of the environmental profession and the establishment of a forum to discuss important environmental issues.


Previous Luncheon Meeting Presentations 


Margaret Roy, Pastor Behling & Wheeler, LLC, November 16th Presentation, Status of Ecological Risk Assessment in Texas: On-Line Tools for Project Planning, Assessment and Decision Making, is available herePDF


Tom McHugh, GSI Environmental, August 17th Presentation, Silencing the Noise: New Technology to Obtain Time-Itegrated Average Groundwater Concentration Over Months, is available herePDF


Joy Young, Oak Advising and Consulting, May 18th Presentation, Environmental Liability Estimates for Financial Reporting

is available here PDF


Karl Mueller, Environmental Manager, Refinery Specialties, Inc, April 20th presentation, Harmful Algal Blooms:  Nature, Occurrence, and Regulatory Outlook is available here PDF


David Lehmann, Technical Services Director at G2-IS, March 16th presentation, Hazardous Liquid Pipelines and Public Drinking Water Supplies: Managing Risk, Dollars, and Sense is available here  PDF


Scott Jones, Galveston Bay Foundation, February 16th presentation, Storm Surge Mitigation Concepts for the Houston-Galveston Area is available here PDF


Rachel Turney-Work, Enercon Services, Inc., January 19th presentation, Geospatial Data Solutions for Site and Corridor Siting Projects, is available here PDF


Older Luncheon Meeting Presentations can be found on our Archives page.



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Updated February 14, 2018 




March Luncheon Meeting

Thursday, March 15, 2018

 11:30am - 1:30pm  

 Location: Cadillac Bar, 1802 Shepherd, Houston 77007


Topic:  Reducing Marine Debris From the Bayou City to the Bays: The Greater Houston-Galveston Trash-Based Aquatic Action Plan 

Speaker:   Amanda HackneyBlack Cat GIS and Biological Services

Bio: Amanda Hackney has been involved in Texas coastal conservation since 2012 and has over 10 years of experience in the natural resources and GIS fields. A graduate of Louisiana State University and Clemson University, Amanda has worked for various zoos, Audubon Texas, and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service in Virginia. In 2016 she established her own consulting business, Black Cat GIS and Biological Services, with the goal of providing solutions to the geospatial and research demands of the conservation and business communities. Black Cat partnered with Houston Advanced Research Center and the Galveston Bay Estuary Program in late 2016 on multiple marine debris projects and continues to work with local groups to solve the problem of trash in waterways. Amanda currently teaches an environmental science class at Lee College and enjoys introducing her students to conservation topics.


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TAEP would like to thank our 2017 sponsors! 

2017 Holiday Social

Tolunay-Wong Engineers - Platinum Sponsor

Crouch Environmental Services - Gold Sponsor

The Law Offices of C. William Smalling - Gold Sponsor

The Professional Science Masters Program at Rice University - Green Sponsor

Stantec Consulting Services - Green Sponsor

2017 ECIC

USA Environmental, LP - Gold Sponsor

Envirotech Drilling Service - Gold Sponsor

Providence - Gold Sponsor

Xenco Labs - Gold Sponsor

HPP - Gold Sponsor

ESC Lab Sciences - Silver Sponsor

W&M Environmental Group - Silver Sponsor

Vista GeoScience - Silver Sponsor

AJAX Environmental & Safety Supply - Bronze Sponsor

Camsco - Bronze Sponsor

Industrial Disposal Supply - Bronze Sponsor

IKON Environmental Services - Bronze Sponsor

2017 TAEP & NTAEP Joint Social (Austin)

KJE Environmental - Gold Sponsor

Pace Analytical - Gold Sponsor

Ajax Environmental - Gold Sponsor

Xenco Laboratories - Gold Sponsor

Tidal Tank - Gold Sponsor

Environmental Data Resources - Silver Sponsor

Geo-Cleanse - Silver Sponsor

Ion Science- Silver Sponsor

ISS - Silver Sponsor

Edge Engineering and Science - Silver Sponsor

Land Science - Silver Sponsor

PEI - Silver Sponsor

Spirit Environmental - Silver Sponsor



President's Corner

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