Erosion Control

Effective erosion control measures are crucial to managing storm water runoff, helping to mitigate water pollution, preserve wildlife and habitats, and protect property. Erosion control techniques, such as retaining walls, geotextiles and hydroseeding, help prevent water erosion for construction sites, agriculture, and river or coastal areas.
Texas embarks on erosion control dune restoration
Nov 21 2017

The Texas General Land Office (GLO) issued an...

New Jersey marsh restoration underway
Nov 20 2017

Cape May National Wildlife Refuge, N.J., began a $200,000 marsh...

Salton Sea faces restoration project
Nov 17 2017

California regulators approved a...

Nov 15 2017

According to a press release from the...

Nov 6 2017

GalMac is a corrosion-resistant coating available on Maccaferri’s full line of double-twist wire mesh products. It provides increased durability...

Sonoma County agencies work to prevent water contamination
Nov 1 2017

Sonoma County, Calif., began efforts to protect streams and watersheds threatened by the...

Sediment Control Barrier
Oct 25 2017

DuraWattle is a durable, reusable sediment control barrier that is ASTM tested at a 96.6% sediment retention rate. It is designed to be driven...

Vensel Creek was fully vegetated and providing erosion control protection
Oct 24 2017

By May 2015, Vensel Creek was fully vegetated and providing erosion control protection to the community.

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SWS staff visits Houston for Hurricane Harvey coverage
Oct 17 2017

Last week, SWS, Water & Wastes Digest (W&WD), and Water Quality Products (WQP) editors traveled to Houston to speak with water...

Oct 15 2017

This mulcher seeds up to 4,000 sq ft per tank load. It is ideal for small seeding and touch-up jobs. This low-maintenance, 354-gal-capacity,...

Oct 15 2017

The Typar geocell confinement system utilizes a three-dimensional geotextile “honeycomb” structure to provide soil stabilization across a wide...

Vegetated Geocellular Channels Shore Up Embankments, Mitigate Flooding
Oct 13 2017

Incorporating naturally vegetated GeoWeb channels to prevent erosion, allow for higher storm water volume and eliminate potential for flooding...

Ray Vaughan, J.P. Johns & Jacob Burkey
Oct 13 2017

The South Carolina Department of Transportation (SCDOT) is a designated Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System responsible for minimizing sediment-...

geosynthetic cementitious composite mat roll
Oct 1 2017

Manufactured by Milliken Infrastructure Solutions, ...

Sep 18 2017

Armormax Engineered Earth Armoring Solutions uses high-performance turf reinforcement mats and Engineered Earth Anchors to lock soil in place and...

Sep 18 2017

Design and build vegetated channels with Presto’s Geoweb 3-D channel system—an economical alternative to riprap and gabions for drainage...

Sep 17 2017

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Vegetated Geocellular Channels Shore Up Embankments, Mitigate Flooding
Sep 13 2017

Incorporating naturally vegetated GeoWeb channels to prevent erosion, allow for higher storm water volume and eliminate potential for flooding...