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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…
Feb 25 2019
The city of Troy, Mich., is located among Metropolitan Detroit’s northern suburbs in Oakland County. It currently maintains a network of more than…
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…
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