Project Updates & Industry Developments
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Dredging of AIWW begins in St. Johns and Flagler counties

Jacksonville, FL, United States

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Jacksonville District, in partnership with the Florida Inland Navigation District, have begun dredging portions of the Intracoastal Waterway (IWW). USACE...

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Best Water/Environment: Utah Lake State Park Marina Dredging

UT, United States

Utah Lake State Park Marina Dredging Provo, Utah BEST PROJECTOwner: State of Utah DFCM General Contractor: Geneva Rock Products Civil Engineer: JUB Engineers Inc. The marina at Utah Lake State Park...

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Hunting Island should soon have a ‘brand new’ beach as part of a long-awaited project

SC, United States

A long-awaited project to bolster Hunting Island State Park’s erosion-plagued beaches will begin as soon as turtle-nesting season ends.Work to pump additional sand from offshore onto the beach...

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Depoe Bay check dam not getting dredged

OR, United States

DEPOE BAY — With dredging underway in Depoe Bay Harbor, some members of the Depoe Bay community are worried the dredging effort will be for naught if the check dam, which flows into the...

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The Dutch are coming to keep us dry - THE EXPERTS ON FLOODING COME TO NYC

NY, United States

The New York City Economic Development Corporation has hired a consulting firm from the Netherlands to develop the city’s Financial District and Seaport Climate Resilience Master Plan. “Arcadis,...

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New York: Completed report announced following East Side Coastal Resiliency Project consultant review

NY, United States

Borough President Gale A. Brewer and Council Member Carlina Rivera announced Thursday the completed report by independent consulting firm Deltares on the East Side Coastal Resiliency Project...

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Wind and Waves Sweep New Jersey Shore and Take Huge Chunks of Sand Away

NJ, United States

The high tides and strong winds that lashed the shores of New Jersey over the weekend took something with them. The weather conditions that pummeled the shores from Thursday through Sunday caused...

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N.J. beaches hit hard by storm (with video)

NJ, United States

SEA ISLE CITY, N.J. (WPVI) -- Several Jersey shore towns are trying to figure out how they'll replenish their beaches after a storm moved up the coast last week, causing tidal flooding and beach...

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Metedeconk Channels Dredging Finishing 2 Months Early In Brick

NJ, United States

The slate of waterways along the Metedeconk River on the state's contract will be finished shortly, officials said.LAVALLETTE, NJ — Navigation dredging is set to begin shortly in the Lavallette...

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North Carolina: Southern Shores to hire beach funding consultant

NC, United States

On a typical 3-2 vote during the Tuesday, October 1 regular session Town Council meeting, Southern Shores authorized spending $35,000 to contract with DEC Associates, Inc. for financial planning...

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North Carolina: Outer Banks’ only highway closes as ocean threatens to wash away cars

NC, United States

A storm off the East Coast is causing coastal flooding along the Outer Banks. NC 12, the only highway connecting the barrier islands, was closed temporarily early Friday as waves breached the...

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Four ways North Carolina can build resilience year round

NC, United States

Earlier this week, North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper signed a proclamation recognizing the imperative to think anew about how the state lives with climate change. The governor emphasized the...

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Outdoor recreation: a growing Md. industry that deserves federal support

MD, United States

Folks come from far and wide to enjoy the beauty of Maryland's public parks and waterways. But these places don't just provide surface level beauty; they help power the Old Line State economy. In...

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Louisiana oil lawsuits: A climate reckoning or red herring?

LA, United States

Louisiana coastal parishes are suing their longtime ally, the oil and gas industry, to fund restoration of their disappearing wetlands, in a move being described as both a lifeline for the coast...

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Restoration Efforts Generating "Robust" Dunes On Pensacola Beach

FL, United States

In our recent report on the 40th anniversary of Hurricane Frederic, much of the focus was the storm’s impact on the large dunes that existed on Pensacola Beach at the time.Today, we’re taking a...