Flood Control

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Jan 6 2020
After a large flooding event impacted a farm, workshop and a private house on the River Wyre riverbank, property owners sought out a solution. Over…
Jan 6 2020
The Lower Campus area of Boston College is the hub of activity with some important buildings in its vicinity, such as the Alumni Stadium, Conte Forum…
Jan 6 2020
During times of heavy rain, the intersection of Ebinport Road and Northgate Lane in Rock Hill, S.C., would cause yard flooding and property damage to…
Jan 6 2020
Severe flooding in Jakarta, Indonesia has killed at least 60 people and forced residents to flee their homes, according to the Guardian. Torrential…
Jan 3 2020
Scientists with Heal the Bay, a water quality nonprofit, measured the progress that local watershed areas made from 2012 to 2018 toward achieving…
Jan 2 2020
Municipal officials became concerned in August about increasing erosion and rising lake levels, according to Mayor John Grace.  "That's a very…
Dec 24 2019
E. coli bacteria surged more than 10 times safe levels in the Savannah River around Augusta, Georgia after flooding and wastewater sewer overflows…
Dec 23 2019
Runoff of muddy water from the Ridgeline construction site entered Lake Emelia and flooded Kistap County, according to Kitsap Sun.  Heavy rains…
Dec 20 2019
Kraken Water Filter Receives Washington Ecology TAPE GULD Approval The Kraken Membrane Filter is the newest storm water solution to receive…
Dec 13 2019
A report published by the Government Accountability Office (GAO) found that climate impacts threaten 6 in 10 Superfund sites overseen by the U.S. EPA…
Dec 9 2019
More than 200,000 cubic yards of sediment will be removed from the Santa Cruz River and relocated to a landfill near "A" Mountain in 2020, reported…
This funding comes two years after Hurricane Harvey flooded the high school with more than 5 feet of water and displaced students.
This funding comes two years after Hurricane Harvey flooded the high school with more than 5 feet of water and displaced students.
Dec 6 2019
  Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has approved $25 million in funding to construct flood gates and waterproof Kingwood High School in…
Dec 5 2019
A five year storm water mitigation project to reduce flooding in Northfield, Vermont, has been completed, according to the Barre Montpelier Times…
Dec 4 2019
Houston Spaceport at Ellington Airport’s on-site detention basin has been tested amidst pending completion of Phase 1 of infrastructure construction…
Nov 21 2019
A new fee to Harrisburg, Pa., property owners’ bills will be added starting July 2020 in an attempt to keep storm water sewage from Susquehanna River…
Nov 14 2019
Resident of Ellicott City, Md., saw significant flooding brought on recent heavy rainfall, despite a flood mitigation plan created during the area’s…
Nov 13 2019
An investigation by the Associated Press over two-years long has identified 1,688 high-hazard dams nationwide.  These dams loom over homes,…
Nov 6 2019
Federal engineers have discovered that a dam protecting some of the communities in the Mojave desert, such as Victorville, Hesperia, Apple Valley and…
Nov 5 2019
More than 4.7 million gal of untreated storm water flowed into Vermont streams, rivers and lakes after a Halloween storm. The Halloween storm caused…
Nov 1 2019
Tetra Tech Wins $40 Million USACE Flood Risk Management Contract Tetra Tech, Inc. announced in a press release that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers…
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