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USA: Great Lakes Sediment Buildup Threatens to Choke Navigation Channels

The Great Lakes form a sprawling ecosystem of nature and industry. In a strong economy, ships can tr...

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USA: Shaw Awarded Contract to Operate Sediment Processing Facility for GE

The Shaw Group Inc. today announced that its Environmental & Infrastructure Group has been award...

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USA: Mississippi River Sediment Causes Problems

A grounded oil tanker on the Mississippi River has been freed from the mud where it got stranded abo...

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USA: Missouri River Flooding Could Worsen Problems with Sediment

Rather than flush sediment downstream from Niobrara, Neb., the current Missouri River flooding could...

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USA: Meeting on Grand Calumet River Contaminated Sediment Cleanup Scheduled for June 2

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and three other federal and state agencies will host a meet...

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USA: Study Shows Health Risks in Water and Sediment at Sparrows Point

An environmental study authorized by the state of Maryland and released Monday found higher than acc...

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WAPDA Signs Agreement for Tarbela Reservoir Sediment Study (Pakistan)

An agreement was signed between Pakistan Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) and a joint v...

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USA: EPA Seeks Public Comment on Duwamish River Sediment Cleanup

EPA wants to know what the public thinks about its plans to clean up the bed and banks of a part of ...

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Missouri River Sediment Concerns Niobrara Residents (USA)

For Knox County, Neb., residents, the growing sediment in the Missouri River reservoirs has taken on...

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China: Plan for New Sediment Dump Site at Lantau Moves Ahead

A new sediment dump will be built north of Lantau by 2016, the Development Bureau said. (thestandard...

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USA: Board of Supervisors Approve EIR for Devils Gate Dam Sediment Removal

A motion by Supervisor Michael Antonovich to require an environmental impact report on an emergency ...

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USA: Sediment Field Sampling to Begin Today in Chequamegon Bay on Lake Superior

Survey and sediment sampling work will begin today at the Ashland Northern States Power Lakefront Su...

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USA: WEDA Organises Technical Presentations on “Sediment in a Changing Environment”

  Double Tree Guest Suites The Annual Meeting will feature approximately 9 technical presentati...

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Developers Seek Permission to Dredge Sediment from Mohawk River (USA)

Developers of the proposed Halfmoon Village and Yacht Club want permission to dredge sediment from t...

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Pueblo City Asks County to Fund Sediment Collection System Test on Fountain Creek (USA)

Pueblo County commissioners are considering a request by the city of Pueblo to fund a sediment colle...

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Sediment Piles Reduce Age of Sengguruh Dam (Indonesia)

Sediment and garbage in front of the Sengguruh dam water gate in Kepanjen district, Malang, East Jav...

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EPA Complains About Sediment Disposal from Hingham Project (USA)

The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has filed a complaint alleging that a dredging company ...

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Study Appoints ‘Natural Causes’ as Source of Minnesota River Sediment (USA)

A recent study by University of Minnesota researcher Satish Gupta, Department of Soil, Water and Cli...

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Port of Long Beach to Accept Dredged Sediment from Newport (USA)

The Port of Long Beach has agreed to accept 150,000 cubic yards of dredged toxic sediment from the c...

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USA: Officials Review Missouri River Sediment Study

Federal officials are reviewing a study of sediment in the Missouri River. The U.S. Army Corps of En...

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Port of Toledo to Reduce Contaminated Sediment (USA)

As the dredging in Depot Slough moves toward completion, Port of Toledo officials are also awaiting ...

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Fountain Creek Needs Sediment Cleanup (USA)

Colorado Springs has offered Pueblo County $2.2 million in lieu of dredging Fountain Creek. Under it...

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Delanco Residents Against Disposal of Sediment on Dunes (USA)

The township committee Monday formally opposed the dumping of Delaware River dredge spoils on the We...

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Sediment Cleanup From Chain’O Lakes Continues (USA)

Dredging, the task of scooping up sediment, branches and tossed-out junk that makes passing through ...

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Authorities Seek Location for Disposal of Sediment (USA)

Burlington City view are Burlington Island in Burlington City, Palmyra Nature Cove, the Inman Avenue...

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USA: Proposal to Use River Sediment for Lincoln County Landfill

The DNR is asking for residential input on a proposal to use river sediment at the Lincoln County la...

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