Erosion Control

Effective erosion control measures are crucial to managing storm water runoff, helping to mitigate water pollution, preserve wildlife and habitats, and protect property. Erosion control techniques, such as retaining walls, geotextiles and hydroseeding, help prevent water erosion for construction sites, agriculture, and river or coastal areas.

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Dec 5 2019
Every year, Storm Water Solutions receives numerous nominations for the Top Storm Water & Erosion Control Projects. This year was no different.…
Dec 5 2019
A five year storm water mitigation project to reduce flooding in Northfield, Vermont, has been completed, according to the Barre Montpelier Times…
Nov 25 2019
The 2019 SWS Conference & Exhibition took place from Nov. 12-14 in Tinley Park, Ill. The live event brought industry professionals together for…
Nov 20 2019
Portsmouth city officials are outlining plans to comply with requirements associated with its “MS4” storm water management permit, which was issued…
Nov 13 2019
An investigation by the Associated Press over two-years long has identified 1,688 high-hazard dams nationwide.  These dams loom over homes,…
Nov 6 2019
Federal engineers have discovered that a dam protecting some of the communities in the Mojave desert, such as Victorville, Hesperia, Apple Valley and…
Nov 1 2019
Tetra Tech Wins $40 Million USACE Flood Risk Management Contract Tetra Tech, Inc. announced in a press release that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers…
Oct 29 2019
Interested in sharing your expertise with over 80,000 engineers, manufacturers, single-family builders, landscape architects, remodelers and other…
Oct 25 2019
As the latest Contech innovation in hydrodynamic separation, the Cascade uses advanced sediment capture technology to provide removal efficiency,…
Oct 15 2019
Sox Erosion Solutions manufactures and distributes a suite of patented, bio-engineered, erosion control solutions that are stable, long-lasting and…
Oct 15 2019
North Carolina will soon see construction and restoration efforts taking place as part of the city’s Multi-Area Streambank Restoration Project. The…
Oct 8 2019
In an effort to reduce coastal erosion, Louisiana wants to build two river diversions that will redirect the water and sediment the river carries to…
Oct 7 2019
The first of its kind, Maine’s Long Creek Stream restoration project has begun in an effort to stop erosion and restore the creek’s flood plain.…
Oct 7 2019
In Michigan City, Indiana, the Sanitary District is currently retrofitting an old garbage dump along a local fishing site to become The Karwick…
Major storms resulted in a blockage of Oyster Lake’s outfall, and urban growth along Highway 30A added strain on its overall health.
Major storms resulted in a blockage of Oyster Lake’s outfall, and urban growth along Highway 30A added strain on its overall health.
Oct 7 2019
Coastal dune lakes are freshwater lakes located within two miles of an ocean coastline. These ecosystems are only found in a handful of locations…
Officials say the point of the coming program is twofold — managing quantity and water quality.
Officials say the point of the coming program is twofold — managing quantity and water quality.
Sep 26 2019
Later this year, the town of Moncks Corner in Berkeley County, South Carolina, will start a new storm water management program.  Officials said the…
 The ground reinforcement mesh is designed to protect, reinforce and stabilize the ground against damage caused by traffic—pedestrian and vehicular—water and erosion.
The ground reinforce- ment mesh is designed to protect, reinforce and stabilize the ground against damage caused by traffic—pedestrian and vehicular—water and erosion.
Sep 10 2019
The University of Hawaii in Honolulu's Andrews Amphitheater called for a project to reinforce its high-traffic grass area. The grass was damaged and…
CTNZ provided a solution in the form of a struc- tural liner, which was formed using the GeoSpray system supplied by Clock Spring Co. & NRI.
CTNZ provided a solution in the form of a struc- tural liner, which was formed using the GeoSpray system supplied by Clock Spring Co. & NRI.
Sep 9 2019
Wellington, New Zealand's city council sought a solution to repair the 1,350 mm of South Karori storm water corrugated culvert. During the past 50…
An estimated 600 homes and commercial structures, sewage treatment facilities, transportation infrastructure and the Camp Pendleton Marine Corps Base all were in jeopardy of destruc- tion from flooding.
An estimated 600 homes and commercial structures, sewage treatment facilities, transportation infrastructure and the Camp Pendleton Marine Corps Base all were in jeopardy of destruc- tion from flooding.
Sep 9 2019
On Oct. 27, 2000, the Energy and Water Development Appropriations Act of 2001 was signed into law, directing the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE…
Sep 6 2019
Urban storm water runoff was a contributing factor to the degradation of an urban hillside shoreline in Madison, Wis. In addition to carrying…
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