Doug Kunkel

Principal Hydrogeologist

Doug is a licensed geologist and licensed hydrogeologist in Washington with more than 28 years of experience in contaminant hydrogeology and cleanup. He manages and conducts environmental investigations and remediation projects comprising characterization and remediation of contaminants in soil, groundwater, soil vapor, and indoor air. He applies his expertise in the evaluation and design of soil and groundwater treatment systems when performing hydrogeologic and treatability studies. As a Principal and EPI’s Health and Safety Officer, Doug mentors coworkers in EPI field work standard operating procedures and safety.

Proficiencies and Experience

  • Soil and Groundwater Characterization, Investigation, and Assessments
  • Well Network Design and Installation
  • Aquifer Test Analysis
  • Remedial Investigations and Feasibility Studies
  • Terrestrial Ecological Evaluations
  • Cleanup Action Plan Development and Permitting
  • Enhanced Reductive Dechlorination (ERD)
  • Air Sparging/Soil Vapor Extraction (AS/SVE)
  • Bioventing Systems
  • Enhanced Aerobic Degradation (EAD)
  • Monitored Natural Attenuation (MNA)
  • MTCA/CERCLA/RCRA/TSCA Compliance
  • Regulatory Strategy Development, Closure, and NFA Support