Lead Field Scientist:
Mr. Reichle is a senior environmental technician with more than 25 years of experience in all phases of environmental monitoring including field sampling, laboratory processing, and quality assurance/quality control. He has participated in the design, mobilization, and conduct of biological and water quality monitoring at dozens of locations in the northeast, southeast, and midwest United States. His experience includes supervision of field surveys, including the Hudson River estuary fisheries investigations, one of the most extensive ecological studies ever conducted. He has also led biological monitoring projects at high volume water intakes, including entrainment and impingement studies at more than 25 power plants located throughout the country, including facilities in Connecticut, Massachusetts, Florida, Georgia, New Jersey, New York, and Wisconsin. Jim has also conducted prototype testing of advanced intake screen technologies and designed and supervised aquaculture facilities.