July 26, 2016 09:53
The International Erosion Control Association (IECA) Region One has awarded its Environmental Connection 2016 Presenter of the Year title to Dwayne Stenlund, CPESC. Stenlund was selected for ...
July 24, 2016 09:53
Some residents of northern Laredo, Texas, are understandably concerned by the dramatically increased erosion along Zacate Creek. Following recent rains, it has toppled fences, exposed sewer drains, a...
July 22, 2016 09:53
Higher water levels are eroding the bluff at several locations in Wisconsin along Lake Michigan. Homeowners have lost property and some worry about losing their homes. Officials with the Wisc...
July 20, 2016 09:52
Aimed at meeting the growing demand for the redesigned C330HO and C400HO hydroseeders, Epic Manufacturing has hired Neil Reinecker as a technical sales executive. “I am so happy to be joi...
July 18, 2016 09:52
Woodland, California-based Earthsavers Erosion Control has announced it has leased an additional 108,000 square feet and is expanding its facilities. The new space will be used for general of...
July 16, 2016 09:51
In the past decade, Ellis Pond in Roxbury, Maine, has experienced significant soil erosion from the surrounding land during storm events. One of the leading causes for algae blooms in lakes and...
July 15, 2016 12:09
A Nebraska construction firm, Majestic C Team LLC, has agreed to pay a $10,750 penalty for allowing muddy site runoff to flow into a tributary of the Big Papio Creek. The agreement came as part of a settlement with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency....
May 21, 2016 01:42
Brumfield Construction Inc., Westport, Washington, has begun installation on emergency erosion control fixes for the Westport by the Sea Homeowners Association. The HOA underwent the process for...
May 19, 2016 01:42
Milestone Contractors, in Richmond, Indiana, has won a $332,000 contract from the Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) to install erosion-control measures along the Whitewater River near...
May 17, 2016 04:32
A carpenter from Isle of Palms, South Carolina, has come up with a new solution to protect beachfront property from erosion. Deron Nettles has the idea of a plastic wall that absorbs wave energy but allows water and sand to pass through. ...

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