Mr. Manera has been employed as an engineer in the general field of water resources and land development civil engineering. He has specialized in the analysis of water rights, surface hydrology and watershed modeling, reservoir operation studies, and flood plain evaluation. Mr. Manera is also experienced in the design of hydraulic structures including diversion structures, treatment facilities, pipelines, ditches and canals, and storage vessels including reservoirs and storage tanks. He has participated in the monitoring and regulation of small water delivery systems.
Mr. Manera also has experience in groundwater investigations including groundwater modeling, groundwater exploration, nontributary groundwater quantification, and groundwater hydrology. He has extensive experience in computer modeling of water rights, hydrology studies, and development of water accounting programs. Mr. Manera also has experience in land use planning, subdivision design, and water and sewer utility infrastructure development.