Storm Water & Erosion Control Industry News

A report issued by the United Nations (UN), “The Human Cost of Weather Related Disasters,” shows that over the last 20 years, 90% of major disasters... more
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released the 2010 National Coastal Condition Assessment showing that more than half of the nation's... more
Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack has announced the establishment of the Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) Wetland Mitigation Banking... more
As the Soil Health Partnership embarks on its third year, the organization has high hopes for network expansion and soil data results that will... more
The dramatic technological revolution of the past quarter-century made the Paris Agreement on Climate Change possible by providing the means to... more
The Water Environment Research Foundation (WERF) is accepting applications for the 2016 Award for Excellence in Innovation and Paul L. Busch Award.... more
Redi-Rock Intl. announced the winners of the 2015 Rocky Awards, an annual honoring of the best Redi-Rock walls built in the categories of Residential... more
Due to the potential harm that improper disposal of pharmaceutical products pose to the environment, the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of... more
The American Water Resources Assn. (AWRA) will host the first webinar of its 2016 program on Feb. 3, 2016, at 1:00 p.m. EST. “Climate Change... more
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) will present a live webinar titled “Energy Planning for Tribal Economic Development” on Wednesday, Jan. 27,... more
Intl. Erosion Control Assn. (IECA) Region One has announced Sharan Wilson as its new Executive Director. After an extensive search, the IECA Board of... more
The arrival of El Niño in early January has prompted Rowland Water District (RWD) in southeast Los Angeles County, Calif., to educate its customers... more
Fieldwork has begun in the Massachusetts communities of Barnstable, Dennis, Falmouth, Mashpee and Orleans on a project that may help reduce harmful... more
FFP New Hydro LLC has announced the receipt of hydropower licenses from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) for four projects located in... more
Following the agreement reached at the Paris Climate Change Conference, the Chinese government is set to increase its activities in climate and... more
Vac-Con Inc. recently hosted Florida Governor Rick Scott at a stop on his “Million Miles for a Million Jobs Tour.” In the midst of an $11-million... more
The National Ground Water Research and Educational Foundation (NGWREF) has awarded SUNY Polytechnic Institute in Utica, N.Y., a $6,550 research grant... more
Steve Blake—member of the Arcadis Executive Board from 1999 through 2003 and again between 2010 and 2013, and CEO for Arcadis-U.S. for more than 15... more
The American Water Works Assn. (AWWA) Board of Directors today elected Brenda Lennox of Beaverton, Ore., as the organization’s next... more
A report commissioned by the Sierra Club, Illinois Chapter, and the Chicago Federation of Labor highlights the work of the Metropolitan Water... more

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