2006 La Romana Assessment Trip

Dominican Republic Site Assessment Trip: Six engineers traveled to the La Romana area of Dominican Republic in Feb. 27th - Mar. 4th, 2006 to perform a site assessment trip. The purpose of the Spring 2007 assessment trip was to expand on the initial water quality data and gain a better understanding of the health issues facing the residents of the bateys. The trip objectives were summarized in these four broad points:

  • Expanded Water Quality Testing & Engineering field reconnaissance
  • Introduction to local NGO Partners
  • Introduction to Central Romana (primary land owner and employer)
  • Gain familiarity with people, customs, cultures, etc.

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