July 10, 2015 03:00
The cities of Pueblo and Colorado Springs in Colorado are partnering up to battle stormwater. The biggest issue they want to address is flooding on Fountain Creek. Some residents have lost as many as ten acres of land, due to insufficient stormwater management and flooding in the area....
Nov. 3, 2014 04:29
The International Erosion Control Association (IECA) branch in Denver, Colorada, announced the launch of its new educational service, “IECA on Location.” The program offers on-site customiza...
Nov. 3, 2014 04:25
North Carolina’s Division of Coastal Management issued a permit to Bald Head Island for the state’s first permanent erosion-control structure. The village plans to construct a terminal groi...
Oct. 29, 2014 01:24
The IAHP’s online Certified Hydroseeding Professional seminars will resume on Monday, November 3rd at 7:30 p.m. eastern time and continue weekly through March 2015. Ed Dugan, NE Bowie sales an...
Oct. 27, 2014 03:59
Toledo, Ohio, experienced a drop in water quality this summer, which led to a drinking ban that lasted for weeks. One of the main problems with water quality is algal blooms. In open water under the...
Oct. 27, 2014 03:31
Trees, brush and other vegetation absorb rain; their roots secure soil, especially if they’re along slopes. A recent wildfire destroyed such plant life near Okanogan, Washington, threatening t...
Oct. 27, 2014 03:18
The Environmental Protection Agency has pledged to clean up the Mukluk Preserve in Sprague, Connecticut. The effort involves clearing toxic materials from the area’s soil. In addition to the c...

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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