May 15, 2015 06:08
Million-Gallon Sewer Tank The town of Elkhart, Indiana, is installing a $7.09 million sewer tank to house one million gallons of sewer water. The hole has already been dug, measuring 190 feet in length, 90 feet in width and 35 feet in depth....
May 15, 2015 03:09
The United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction designated Hoboken, New Jersey, as a role model for the Making Cities Resilient campaign. Hoboken received the accolades due to its flood ri...
May 15, 2015 03:09
Residents of Columbia, Missouri, are divided about an upcoming vote on stormwater taxes. City officials want residents to fund upcoming stormwater projects, essentially doubling their taxes over...
March 24, 2015 09:25
City officials in Pensacola, Florida, are protesting commercial developer United Growth’s plans to “move” a canopy of laurel oak trees. United Growth owns a 153,000-square-foot lot that le...
March 23, 2015 09:25
In Nooksack, Washington, the contamination in local Swift Creek is worsening. Local, state, and federal agencies are working together to try to slow the flow of silt, heavy metal and asbestos dr...
March 22, 2015 09:24
In Anselmo Mine Yard in Montana, stormwater runoff created holes which, to the uninformed, appeared to be sinkholes. What really happened: a stormwater drop inlet at the edge of the parking lot ...
March 21, 2015 09:23
Nonprofits, community associations, faith-based organizations and other groups in Anne Arundel County, Maryland, can apply for stormwater restoration and retrofit project grants. The county��...
March 20, 2015 09:23
The Water Environment Research Foundation announced its third National Research Center for Resource Recovery and Nutrient Management project funded by the EPA. A contract has been awarded to the...
March 19, 2015 09:23
Conservation Law Foundation, Boston, Massachusetts, and Charles River Watershed Association (CRWA) filed a notice of intent to sue the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency recently, for its failur...
March 18, 2015 09:22
Approximately 100 gallons of sodium hypochlorite leaked into a Schuylkill River stormwater basin from the Exelon Corporation’s Limerick Generating Station in Pottstown, Pennsylvania. Sodium h...

In many ways, we are fortunate that, in our chosen profession, we are able to help people when certain disasters occur: the tornadoes in Missouri, Oklahoma, Louisiana and Georgia, the flooding in Louisiana, the snows in the northeastern part of the country, the rain in California, and the snow in Colorado....

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