Storm Water & Erosion Control Industry News

As communities across the Midwest seek solutions to reduce sewer and basement back-ups and other costly effects of urban flooding, a collaboration in... more
U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack has announced a host of new efforts to help Iowa’s farmers and livestock producers conserve water and soil... more
WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff has been awarded a contract to develop a drainage master plan for a 40-square-mile area in Orange County, N.Y. The Town of... more
Porous Pave was judged a gold-level winner for product design in the 2015 IIDEXCanada Innovation Awards competition. An eco-friendly green... more
More than 30 streamgages in Arkansas operated by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) experienced a “top 10” flood during the Christmas weekend, meaning... more
AccuWeather reports intense flooding has killed at least 20 people and forced hundreds of roads to close across Missouri and Illinois. Rain-... more
FabGuard media used in Fabco’s StormBasin, StormSafe and patented Helix treatment systems has been approved by the U.S. Environmental Protection... more
On Friday Dec. 18, 2015 the U.S. Army Corps chief of engineers signed a report recommending Congress authorize the first phase of the South San... more
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced $44 million in funding to Arizona and Nevada for investment in statewide improvements in... more
As many states expect continued drought in 2016 and beyond, the management of aquifers—underground geologic formations that retain groundwater—will... more
American Rainwater Catchment Systems Assn. (ARCSA) announced an alliance with the Green Builder Coalition on the advancement of water efficiency and... more
Under two settlements with the U.S. Department of Justice and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), three Puerto Rico government agencies... more
For salt marshes, hurricanes are just another day at the beach. These coastal wetlands are in retreat in many locations around the globe—raising deep... more
In the face of drought and major water shortages, the U.S. is increasingly turning to alternative water sources like storm water and greywater, but... more
Hosted by Montpellier Events with the support of the Languedoc-Roussilon region, Pôle EAU, the SWELIA business network, and Sud de France... more
The federal budget bill signed by President Obama on Dec. 18, 2015 includes further funding of the National Ground-Water Monitoring Network (NGWMN),... more
The American Society of Plumbing Engineers (ASPE) and the American Rainwater Catchment Systems Assn. (ARCSA) announced the signing of a Memorandum of... more
The Water Environment Research Foundation (WERF) and the WateReuse Research Foundation (WRRF) boards of directors have unanimously agreed to take the... more
The U.S. House and Senate passed a 2016 federal omnibus budget that includes Great Lakes priorities to protect clean water, prevent new invasive... more
Climate change is rapidly warming lakes around the world, threatening freshwater supplies and ecosystems, according to a new NASA and National... more

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