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Surf City Grapples with How to Replace Sand Washed Away by Florence

NC, United States

Leaders in Surf City are weighing options on how to replace the thousands of cubic yards of sand that was lost after Hurricane Florence swept through the area.Hundreds of people flocked to Town Hall...

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River Advocate: Removing Dams Won't Help Orcas, Environment, Economy (USA - Idaho)

ID, United States

Removing four dams from the Snake River won't help orcas, salmon, the environment or the economy, the head of the Pacific Northwest Waterways Association says.Kristin Meira, executive director of the...

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Beach Renourishment Project To Start Soon On Pleasure Island

NC, United States

The renourishment project on Pleasure Island will be getting underway soon.According to a Facebook post by Councilman Steve Shuttleworth, a pre-construction meeting was held Wednesday at the US Army...

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High Sedimentation Might Render Payra Sea Port Unusable

Bangladesh

The under construction Payra Sea Port in Patuakhali eventually might have to be abandoned as high sedimentation has been turning depth of the Bay of Bengal shallow, warned German scientist Hermann...

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Inland Water Transport is Crucial: Raila (Kenya)

Kenya

The African Union says the continent’s infrastructure expansion should involve easing transport on inland water bodies.AU Special Envoy for Transport and Infrastructure Raila Odinga on Friday said the...

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PMB Commissions Baro Port, First In The North (Nigeria)

Nigeria

President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday commissioned the Baro Inland Water Port in Niger State, which is the first inland port in northern Nigeria. LEADERSHIP Sunday reports that the contract for the...

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Bush: Beach Erosion Management Plan Can Help SPI Expand Northward (USA - Texas)

TX, United States

Texas Land Commissioner George P. Bush says he will do what he can to make sure sand dredged from the Mansfield Cut can be used to help re-nourish South Padre Island’s beach.In a project costing more...

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US Army Corp. of Engineers Creates New Islands on North End of Lake Pepin to Improve Habitat, Solve Problem on South End

MS, United States

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, just announced it is going to use dredged material to improve habitat on the north end of Lake Pepin by building new islands.It's a partnership...

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‘Hand Over Santa Monica Jetty After Dredging Work’

India

Goa tourism development corporation (GTDC) will shortly write to the Goa State Infrastructure Development Corporation (GSIDC) asking it to dredge the Santa Monica jetty and hand it over without...

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Port of Vancouver Agrees Large-Scale Extension

Canada

The DP World facility, situated in British Columbia, Canada, is one of three container terminals at the Port of Vancouver, accounting for 20% of its total freight movement.In order to increase its...

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Governor Hogan Proposes Major Investments for Maryland Environment and the Bay

MD, United States

Maryland Governor Larry Hogan has proposed major funding to restore the Chesapeake Bay and protect the surrounding environment, in the fiscal year 2020 budget.The 2020 budget will continue to fully...

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Environment Clearance Sought For Dredging Near Old Mangalore Port

Mangalore, Karnataka, India

The Port and Fisheries Department has sought environment clearance from the Ministry of Environment and Forests (MoEF) for dredging commercial navigation channel from mouth bar to North Wharf, near...

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Dredge Pumps Market – Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2019 – 2025

Market Stats Market Announces another top to bottom industry research that spotlights on Dredge Pumps Market, conveys itemized examination of the market and future prospects of Dredge Pumps Market....

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Global Dredging Services Market Analysis and Forecast to 2023 Examined in New Market Research Report

Dredging is an effective technique to restore the depth and volume of a waterbody as well as reset the ecosystem.According to this study, over the next five years the Dredging Services market will...

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Regulators Question Plans To Dredge Nauset Estuary

MA, United States

(ED MARONEY PHOTO)ORLEANS – Town officials, a commercial fisherman and the owner of the Goose Hummock Shop traveled to Lakeville Jan. 11 to draw attention to the need for prompt action to dredge...