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Wedding venue construction site faces erosion control violations
Wedding venue construction site faces erosion control violations
Feb 25 2019
The city of Dripping Springs, Texas, and the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) issued environmental violations at the construction…
Feb 25 2019
Registration opened for the Storm Water Solutions (SWS) Spring Webinar Fest, an opportunity for storm water and erosion control professionals to earn…
University of Minnesota installs storm water collection system to cool buildings
University of Minnesota installs storm water collection system to cool buildings
Feb 22 2019
The University of Minnesota announced plans to build a system to collect storm water to cool buildings around the campus. Once completed, the system…
Feb 22 2019
In this episode of Talking Under Water, hosts Bob Crossen, Lauren Baltas and Amy McIntosh discuss some recent news, including an omnibus…
Rice farmers adapt to water scarcity in Nepal
Rice farmers adapt to water scarcity in Nepal
Feb 21 2019
Rice farmers in Nepal are improving yields while reducing water usage using a technique that sows fewer plants per acre while producing more rice per…
Feb 20 2019
Join NCSPA as it walks through how the polymer coating for corrugated steel pipes and plates is made and applied to the steel.
Lake Michigan town seeks beach renourishment for erosion control
Lake Michigan town seeks beach renourishment for erosion control
Feb 20 2019
Park district official from Highland Park, Ill., applied for a state permit to increase sand on Rosewood Beach in an effort to stem erosion of the…
Pearl Harbor plans to bring oysters to filter storm water runoff and improve water quality
Pearl Harbor plans to bring oysters to filter storm water runoff and improve water quality
Feb 20 2019
The U.S. Navy, Oahu Waterkeeper and the Pacific Aquaculture and Coastal Resources Center (PACRC) at the University of Hawai’i at Hilo have begun a…
Feb 19 2019
Copt Hewick Hall is a privately owned “special interest” building in North Yorkshire, England, on 86 acres of land. As part of an extensive…
USACE study finds flood control structure near Los Angeles may fail in 900-year storm
USACE study finds flood control structure near Los Angeles may fail in 900-year storm
Feb 19 2019
In a series of public hearings, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) revealed that the 60-year-old Whittier Narrows Dam in Pico Rivera, Calif.,…
Feb 18 2019
Catch six keynote webinars and additional on-demand webinars during this free, three-day online event April 23 to 25.
Chicago suburb approves storm water management plan
Chicago suburb approves storm water management plan
Feb 18 2019
Wilmette, Ill., officials approved a $68 million storm water management plan expected to prevent flooding for 98% of homeowners on the village’s west…
Feb 15 2019
Brown & Caldwell Opens New Office Brown and Caldwell opened a new, permanent office in the Metro Vancouver area to better serve clients in the…
Cape Town proposes new plan to combat Day Zero and future drought
Cape Town proposes new plan to combat Day Zero and future drought
Feb 15 2019
The city of Cape Town, South Africa, has proposed a new strategy to increase their water resiliency and avoid possible drought. The plan currently is…
Severe storm brings floods to Sacramento and San Francisco
Severe storm brings floods to Sacramento and San Francisco
Feb 14 2019
On Feb. 13, an atmospheric river storm brought flooding to parts of Northern California, including Sacramento and San Francisco. The storm broke a…
Feb 13 2019
UrbanPond’s square tessellation assembly provides superior strength and material efficiency, and its high void percentages maximize storm water…
Feb 13 2019
This storm water management project meets regulations and reduces potable water consumption.
Feb 13 2019
The city of Willoughby, Ohio, revealed they are seeking an immediate and temporary repair to help curb erosion in Osborne Park along the Lake Erie…
Value of Water Campaign releases progress report
Value of Water Campaign releases progress report
Feb 13 2019
The Value of Water Campaign released a three-year progress report. The campaign is a collaboration between water industry leaders and policy groups…
Students work to renovate campus rain garden to filter storm water runoff
Students work to renovate campus rain garden to filter storm water runoff
Feb 12 2019
The Youngstown, Ohio, Environmental Sustainability Society and students have begun renovating a rain garden at Youngstown State University. The empty…
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