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The new retaining wall stabilized the stream to withstand water flow.
The new retaining wall stabilized the stream to withstand water flow.
Sep 26 2018
Retaining walls often are the structures of choice for many types of land and water control and manipulation, as they are a means to obtain or…
The system allows the basin to capture approximately 70,000 gal of runoff during a typical rainfall event.
The system allows the basin to capture approximately 70,000 gal of runoff during a typical rainfall event.
Sep 26 2018
Combined sewer systems (CSS) exist in as many as 860 communities across the nation, and these aging sewer systems account for an estimated 850…
If implemented correctly, bioretention areas will reduce runoff and provide water quality improvements
If implemented correctly, bioretention areas will reduce runoff and provide water quality improvements
Sep 26 2018
Bioretention systems are a common type of low impact development (LID) system installed in many municipalities in Connecticut. They are simple to…
Low impact development meets storm water management goals
Low impact development meets storm water management goals
Sep 26 2018
In 2015, Prince George’s County, Md., pursued a community-based public-private partnership (CBP3) model developed by the U.S. EPA Region 3, and…
Sep 26 2018
Let’s talk about climate change. If you’re like me, the idea of climate change sits quietly at the back of your mind. It blooms larger when certain…
Sep 6 2018
After Hurricane Sandy swept through the Atlantic coast in 2012, there was significant damage from flooding. A Brooklyn, N.Y., luxury car dealership…
Sep 6 2018
Much of the pollution in the nation’s waterways comes from everyday materials, such as fertilizers, pesticides, motor oil and household chemicals.…
Sep 6 2018
The El Toro Marine Corps Air Station in Irvine, Calif., was built in 1942. To build the runway and roadways to aid base operations, a mixed open…
Sep 6 2018
With nearly 10 million people living in Los Angeles County, each resident's contribution to storm water trash pollution adds up quickly and creates…
Sep 6 2018
On Feb. 10, 2018, at a large Midwestern city’s wastewater treatment plant on the Great Lakes, operators noticed what appeared to be wastewater coming…
Sep 6 2018
Fort Drum, N.Y., a 25.4-sq-mile U.S. military reservation and census-designated place, includes several towns. Aging infrastructure supporting…
Sep 6 2018
In 2012, Long Branch, N.J., was one of many coastal communities that experienced severe flooding during Hurricane Sandy. As water levels rose in Long…
Sep 6 2018
The city of Rosemère, Quebec, Canada, has problems with sewer overflows during large rain events. Over the past few years, the city implemented many…
Sep 6 2018
A hospital in Syracuse, N.Y., used a custom solution by EJ to solve a problem with storm drains in an aging parking deck. “This is an active parking…
Sep 6 2018
The I-4 Ultimate Improvement Project in Orlando, Fla., is one of the largest transportation projects in the U.S., and the largest highway project in…
Sep 6 2018
Magnolia Plumbing in Laurel, Md., has been fixing underground storm water infrastructure in nearby Montgomery County for many years. As a neighbor to…
Sep 6 2018
Building a sensory experience while also mitigating Southern Florida’s torrential rainfall was exactly what the architects for the new Pérez Art…
Sep 6 2018
Caltran’s District Three maintenance department determined that a drainage system at the interchange of highways 65 and 70 in Olivehurst, Calif.,…
Sep 6 2018
This project's requirements were to meet or exceed the Oregon Department of Environmental Quality storm water permit benchmark for zinc using…
Sep 6 2018
Pend Oreille County in New Port, Wash., needed to remove a culvert on Indian Creek that was preventing bull trout from traveling upstream to spawn.…
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