The Field Collection Team consists of environmental professionals who specialize in the collection and field analysis of environmental samples. Team members also perform laboratory analysis on certain environmental samples. The Team has the capabilities to collect numerous types of environmental samples including soils, sediments, surface waters, groundwater and hazardous materials. This Team provides their services to other members of the Department, other County agencies and to various local and State entities. The Team often collects samples to assist with environmental compliance and environmental assessment issues.