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  • 15 June 2015
    Business & Finance

    Two environmental experts from state agencies will talk Tuesday night in Scituate, Massachusetts, about the process of coastal erosion and storm damage and options for protecting the fragile coastline. Geologist Rebecca Haney from the Massachusetts Office of Coastal Zone Management will join coastal geologist Jim Mahala from the State Department of Environmental Protection as the keynote […]

  • 20 July 2011

    Fishing clubs on the Northern Rivers are “fed up” with the condition of the Ballina Bar and are calling for it to be dredged.   By Rebecca Lollback (northernstar) [mappress] Source: northernstar, July 20, 2011;

  • 27 June 2011

    Community and fishing groups who oppose Port Otago’s Next Generation Project will be meeting this week to decide whether to appeal the… By Rebecca Fox (odt) [mappress] Source: odt, June 27, 2011

  • 6 April 2011

    While the noise effects from dredging Otago Harbour are likely to be minor, operational noise from extending the multipurpose wharf might… By Rebecca Fox (odt) [mappress] Source: odt, April 6, 2011    

  • 1 February 2011

    A dredge used to pump sand onto eroded Kingscliff beach was installed in Cudgen Creek yesterday. Tweed Shire Council aimed to complete the… By Rebecca Masters (tweednews) [mappress] Source: tweednews, February 1, 2011;

  • 23 August 2010

    The $4 billion Oakajee port and rail project is a step closer with initial agreements signed by the foundation customers of the … By Rebecca Lawson (perthnow) [mappress] Source: perthnow, August 23, 2010;

  • 25 November 2010

    Dredging to help rid the pond in Laurelhurst Park of silt buildup and an algae bloom should be done by year’s end. Liz Moorhead, capital … By Rebecca Koffman (oregonlive) [mappress] Source: oregonlive, November 25, 2010;

  • 19 July 2011

    Port Otago is calling for the six organisations that have appealed its next generation project to the Environment Court to “front up” with… By Rebecca Fox (odt) [mappress] Source: odt, July 19, 2011;

  • 2 September 2010

    The consent hearing for Port Otago’s Project Next Generation harbour-dredging application may be put on hold for up to six months because… By John Lewis and Rebecca Fox (odt) [mappress] Source: odt, September 2, 2010;

  • 5 April 2011

    Due to the sheer volume of material to be dredged as part of the proposed widening and deepening of Otago Harbour’s channel, an… By Rebecca Fox (odt) [mappress] Source: odt, April 5, 2011    

  • 29 November 2010

    Fifteen conservation groups from the Port Phillip and Bayside areas are making a united call to major parties to protect the Port of … BY REBECCA THISTLETON (melbourneweeklyportphillip) [mappress] Source: melbourneweeklyportphillip, November 29, 2010;

  • 25 November 2011

    Ballina mayor Phillip Silver will call for a taskforce to be set up to deal with issues preventing the dredging of the Richmond River bar, …   By Rebecca Lollback (northernstar) [mappress] Source: northernstar, November 25, 2011;

  • 28 September 2010

    Continued dredging of Otago Harbour will make an impact on its health but as it is a heavily modified harbour, it is a question of what the… By Rebecca Fox (odt) [mappress] Source: odt, September 29, 2010;

  • 4 May 2012

    Crews will begin collecting samples next week at the R.G. Haley cleanup site on the Bellingham waterfront as part of a comprehensive environmental investigation. Contractors will collect soil and groundwater samples, install wells, and perform a variety of tests. Sampling and analysis work will continue intermittently through fall. The R.G. Haley site is about six […]

  • 20 June 2011

    Despite extensive opposition to Port Otago’s Next Generation Project, the company has been granted resource consent to dredge Otago Harbour… By Rebecca Fox (odt) [mappress] Source: odt, June 20, 2011

  • 22 February 2012

    Port Otago’s plan to dredge Otago Harbour and dump the spoil off-shore will have its day in court after mediation with fishing… By Rebecca Fox  (odt) [mappress] Source: odt, February 22, 2012; Image: portotago

  • 6 July 2010

    Huirapa Upoko (chief) David Ellison has challenged all concerned about the impact of Port Otago’s plans to dredge Otago Harbour to … By Rebecca Fox [mappress] Source: odt, July 6, 2010;

  • 25 August 2011

    As Port Otago’s Next Generation project consents have not yet been resolved, the company is seeking a three-year renewal of maintenance dred… Submissions close on September 9. By Rebecca Fox (odt) [mappress] Source: odt, August 25, 2011;

  • 28 March 2011

    Port Otago’s long-term “next generation” channel-deepening proposal may be its largest project during the past 145 years, but it has… By Simon Hartley and Rebecca Fox (odt) [mappress] Source: odt, March 28, 2011  

  • 29 November 2011

    Georgia Governor Nathan Deal had requested that S.C. Governor Nikki Haley asks her board to give a hearing to an appeal by the Army Corps of Engineers, which was seeking a permit as part of Georgia’s dredging project. On November 10, DHEC board heard the appeal and awarded the permit. South Carolina congress protested the […]

  • 24 January 2020
    Business & Finance

    Environment Minister Rebecca Pow visited the Wallasea Nature Reserve yesterday to see first-hand the extensive efforts to help the coast and its wildlife adapt in the face of climate change. The Minister was touring the Essex site ahead of the introduction of the landmark Environment Bill in the near future, which will address the biggest […]

  • 2 July 2012

    Governor Nikki Haley has vetoed a bill designed to create funding for dredging projects in North Myrtle Beach, according to House Bill 4033 would have allowed the city to create a special tax district in Cherry Grove to dredge canals surrounding many homes in the area. In a written statement, Haley said she vetoed […]

  • 28 November 2011

    Governor Nikki Haley is discussing the Department of Health and Environmental Control board’s decision to allow a water quality permit needed for the expansion of Savannah’s port works. Haley stated that an agreement to meet South Carolina’s rules, including a 50-year dedication to maintain wetlands and check dissolved oxygen levels along the river has been […]

  • 28 February 2012

    S.C. Gov. Nikki Haley has earnestly asked President Barack Obama to secure more money necessary for deepening the Charleston port and other Atlantic harbors so they can accommodate giant cargo ships following the Panama Canal widening set to be completed in 2014, reports Charlotte Observer. During her meeting with Obama and other governors at the […]

  • 13 June 2012

    After Gov. Nikki Haley vetoed a bill 4033, a long-sought dredging projects in Georgetown and North Myrtle Beach were thrown into doubt. According to, Haley refused to approve Bill 4033, which would allow North Myrtle Beach to set up a special municipal tax assessment district to help pay for dredging the Cherry Grove canals, […]

  • 31 July 2013

    Nikki Haley, Governor of South Carolina held a news conference at Harbor Town Yacht Basin to applaud the Sea Pine Resort waterways dredging permit approval. Thanks to this project, larger boats would be allowed to enter marinas. The news conference was held on July 17. “The benefit of this permit is going to be increased […]