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Second annual Storm Water Solutions Conference a success
Second annual Storm Water Solutions Conference a success
Nov 19 2018
The second annual Storm Water Solutions (SWS) Conference & Exhibition brought together industry leaders from across the storm water and erosion…
Nov 19 2018
The South Shore Park Project in Milwaukee used green infrastructure as part of major improvements to the park.
Lake Erie beach erosion following severe storms
Lake Erie beach erosion following severe storms
Nov 16 2018
A series of storms since late October has led to severe sand erosion at Presque Isle State Park in Erie County, Pa. The park is expected to receive $…
West Virginia University receives funds to study wetlands and storm water benefits
West Virginia University receives funds to study wetlands and storm water benefits
Nov 14 2018
The U.S. EPA awarded $659,541 to West Virginia University (WVU) to develop wetlands water quality regulatory guidance for the state of West Virginia…
Egypt and Senegal receive equipment for soil erosion monitoring
Egypt and Senegal receive equipment for soil erosion monitoring
Nov 13 2018
Through the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) technical cooperation program in collaboration with the Food and Agriculture Organization of…
Wildfires bring threat of erosion
Wildfires bring threat of erosion
Nov 12 2018
Active wildfires across California have claimed 31 lives and forced more than 300,000 people to evacuate their homes. Much of the state remains under…
Volcano-related erosion control work approved to minimize flooding
Volcano-related erosion control work approved to minimize flooding
Nov 12 2018
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) finalized plans to control volcanic sediment from the 1980 eruption of Mount St. Helens located in Skamania…
EPA invites projects to apply for storm water water infrastructure funds
EPA invites projects to apply for storm water water infrastructure funds
Nov 9 2018
The U.S. EPA invited 39 projects in 16 states and D.C. to apply for Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (WIFIA) loans. Together, the…
Nov 8 2018
FINN Announces New Dealer FINN Corp. announced that Dobbs Equipment will represent the FINN product line in Florida effective immediately. Dobbs is a…
Indiana lakeshore beach seeks erosion control funds
Indiana lakeshore beach seeks erosion control funds
Nov 8 2018
The Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore (IDNL) has closed access to the beach at the Portage Lakefront and Riverwalk due to continued erosion, as…
Virginia awards storm water pollution funds
Virginia awards storm water pollution funds
Nov 7 2018
The Virginia Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) awarded more than $3 million to localities for water quality projects. Available through the…
Wetland restoration to improve storm water runoff in Lake Erie
Wetland restoration to improve storm water runoff in Lake Erie
Nov 6 2018
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) announced plans to restore wetlands along Lake Erie’s shoreline in Port Clinton, Ohio. To be completed over…
Nonprofits develop bond to combat wildfire-related erosion damage
Nonprofits develop bond to combat wildfire-related erosion damage
Nov 6 2018
The nonprofits World Resources Institute and Blue Forest Conservation have teamed up to develop the first forest-resilience bond. The two groups have…
Panama City, Fla., assesses erosion in the wake of Hurricane Michael
Panama City, Fla., assesses erosion in the wake of Hurricane Michael
Nov 5 2018
Coastal engineers from Panama City, Fla., announced plans to survey beach erosion following Hurricane Michael. A preliminary scan estimates between 1…
Nov 5 2018
Check out the patented new RDB 1015 rapid deployment boom compared to a traditional sewer cleaning boom. It offers fast setup and teardown, and…
Nov 2 2018
The project in Bensenville, Ill., managed flood risks while providing a community amenity and improving water quality.
Maryland receives funds for green infrastructure and flood control
Maryland receives funds for green infrastructure and flood control
Nov 2 2018
The U.S. EPA awarded $348,648 to the Maryland Department of the Environment (MDE) to improve and stabilize living shorelines, and stream and wetlands…
USACE investigates Texas coastal spine for flood control
USACE investigates Texas coastal spine for flood control
Nov 1 2018
Following a three year study, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) announced that a 70-mile-long coastal barrier plan, dubbed “Ike Dike,” is…
Florida town installs storm water system to treat toxic red tide
Florida town installs storm water system to treat toxic red tide
Oct 31 2018
Sarasota, Fla., has installed a three-chamber baffle box to filter storm water and limit nutrients that contribute to the red tide from reaching…
Oct 30 2018
Concrete Cloth GCCM is a cost-effective alternative for protecting invert surface wear and extending the life of culvert applications. Watch this…
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