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.
Hydroseeders
Feb 19 2018

With their hydraulic mulch grinder, aggressive paddle agitation system, vortex slurry pump, full flow plumbing and integral freshwater flush tank...

Reinforcement Mat
Feb 18 2018

Pyramat high-performance turf reinforcement mat is a three-dimensional, lofty, woven polypropylene geotextile. Designed with patented X3...

Track-Out Control Mats
Feb 18 2018

The Trackout Control Mat System replaces ineffective and costly traditional rock track-out solutions, saving valuable time and money. The...

Feb 18 2018

NaturesOwn Evolution is manufactured from tough natural agricultural fibers. These fibers weave into the wood cellulose matrix stabilizing organic...

Sediment control on the Kalamazoo River
Feb 14 2018

After cleanup of a 1.7 mile strip of the Kalamazoo River was completed, a temporary water control structure in Otsego Township, Mich.,...

Feb 12 2018

Rehabilitated culvert invert with CC8.

The invert of a 12-ft-diameter corrugated metal pipe culvert in...

U.S. Senators petition for Great Lakes coastal erosion study
Feb 6 2018

The U.S. Senate’s Great Lakes Task Force...

Richmond County is requiring the developer to implement silt fencing and sedimen
Feb 5 2018

Construction on a golf resort along the Rappahannock River, Va., has come under a stop work order after the developer, Virginia True...

Jan 29 2018

Custer State Park, S.D., has sold more than 6,000 acres of...

Bonded fiber matrix offers alternative to erosion control blankets
Jan 26 2018

Situated in the heart of Carmel, Ind., the Village of West Clay is a community featuring homes, commercial centers, parks and community space. The...

Southern California contends with erosion in Thomas Fire aftermath
Jan 26 2018

In Southern California, drought fueled the Thomas fire...

Jan 26 2018

When moving to the Dallas and Fort Worth,...

Editorial letter by Lauren Baltas
Jan 26 2018

This is my first editorial letter as managing editor of Storm Water Solutions, and it isn’t about me. When I wrote about the...

Mills River Project launches water quality and erosion control projects
Jan 25 2018

The Mills River Partnership (MRP) of Henderson County, N.C.,...

Indiana proposes beach erosion control strategy
Jan 23 2018

The Indiana Senate Committee on Natural Resources unanimously approved a plan to combat Lake Michigan...

Mentor, Ohio turns to fallen trees for erosion control solutions
Jan 19 2018

The city of Mentor, Ohio, is considering repurposing downed trees for...

Sediment buildup is being removed in Longmont, Colorado
Jan 18 2018

Longmont, Colo., was...

Mining company faces fines for soil erosion in Michigan state park
Jan 17 2018

Copperwood Resources, a subsidiary of Highland Copper of Quebec, has ...