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Mar 12 2019
The local high school in Delano, Minn., decided a renovation to their stadium was in order. Among the renovations, a new detention system was to be…
Mar 12 2019
After heavy rains in Northern California, the side of a hill on the edge of a parking lot gave way, creating a sinkhole approximately 250 ft in…
Mar 12 2019
In 2017, Racetrac Petroleum implemented a new company concept in Douglas County, Ga., known as a convenience stop (otherwise known as a truck stop).…
Mar 12 2019
Construction of a new shopping center warranted a storm water runoff system that included both a retention pond manifold and detention system…
Mar 12 2019
The U.S. and the Commonwealth of Virginia reached an agreement under which the U.S EPA and Virginia will recover nearly $64 million to address clean…
Pleasant Bay Alliance releases erosion control guidelines
Pleasant Bay Alliance releases erosion control guidelines
Mar 11 2019
The Pleasant Bay Alliance of Harwich, Ma., released its Erosion Management Guidelines for Pleasant Bay. The 37-page document outlines best practices…
Storm water partnership completes pilot phase ahead of schedule
Storm water partnership completes pilot phase ahead of schedule
Mar 8 2019
The Clean Water Partnership (CWP), a 30-year community-based public-private partnership (CBP3) between Prince George’s County, Md., and Corvias, has…
Red River water quality declines due to polluted storm water runoff and drainage systems
Red River water quality declines due to polluted storm water runoff and drainage systems
Mar 7 2019
A new assessment by the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) found that the Red River is polluted by excess sediment and damaging nutrients for…
Natural gas pipeline faces erosion control violations
Natural gas pipeline faces erosion control violations
Mar 6 2019
Equitrans Midstream Corp., the developer of a natural gas pipeline project in Green County, Pa., faced a $1.5 million fine from the Pennsylvania…
Mar 6 2019
Registration is open for the 2019 Ohio Stormwater Conference. The 12th annual event will be held May 8 to 10, 2019, at the Sharonville Convention…
Vancouver, Wash., receives grands for storm water upgrades
Vancouver, Wash., receives grands for storm water upgrades
Mar 5 2019
The city of Vancouver, Wash., announced it will receive more than $7 million in grant money from the state Department of Ecology for storm water…
New development sited for sediment control violations
New development sited for sediment control violations
Mar 4 2019
The North Coast Regional Water Quality Control Board issued a stop-work order to a luxury hotel and housing development near Healdsburg, Calif., due…
Mar 1 2019
IECA Region One Elects Board Members The International Erosion Control Assn. (IECA) Region One elected board members to serve association officers at…
Storm floods Northern California town
Storm floods Northern California town
Mar 1 2019
On Feb. 26, the town of Guerneville, Calif., was isolated by floodwaters after the Russian River rose to more than 45 ft, cresting at 45.31 ft. Much…
Feb 28 2019
“Charleston Harbor is one of the finest natural harbors on the Atlantic Coast. It is one of the most important economic assets of the state of South…
SWS Conference & Exhibition 2019 issues call for abstracts
SWS Conference & Exhibition 2019 issues call for abstracts
Feb 28 2019
Storm Water Solutions (SWS) has announced the call for abstracts for the third annual SWS Conference & Exhibition. The event will be held Nov. 12…
Feb 27 2019
Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia, announced plans to build a $18.2 million artificial reef to protect the coastline from erosion. The work is…
Wet winter leads to increased reservoir supply in Phoenix
Wet winter leads to increased reservoir supply in Phoenix
Feb 27 2019
The wet winter’s snow and rain accumulation has provided a much-needed boost to Phoenix’s water supply. According to the Salt River Project (SRP),…
Feb 26 2019
MetalZorb is a high-capacity sponge filtration medium that effectively reduces, removes and recovers dissolved heavy metals—including zinc, copper…
Harris County, Texas, pursues study of deep tunnel flood control plan
Harris County, Texas, pursues study of deep tunnel flood control plan
Feb 26 2019
Harris County, Texas, has applied for a $320,000 federal grant to evaluate a potential flood protection project that includes deep tunnels to…
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