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  • 26 October 2011

    At first glance, the stretch of the Le Sueur River looks like machinery-assisted chaos at best and destruction of an ecosystem at worst… By Dan Linehan (mankatofreepress) [mappress] Source: mankatofreepress, October 26, 2011

  • 15 August 2011

    Even as pollution levels seemingly go down, businesses around Grand Lake St. Marys are still feeling the squeeze.   By Tristan Navera (daytondailynews) [mappress] Source: daytondailynews, August 15, 2011

  • 16 September 2011

    With a fast-approaching deadline and continuing problems with the Hernando Beach channel dredge, the president of the company performing… By Barbara Behrendt (tampabay) [mappress] Source: tampabay, September 16, 2011

  • 11 April 2011

    An ore boat that almost stuck in the muck at the bottom of the Cuyahoga River has introduced the public to a problem that might otherwise… (cleveland) [mappress] Source: cleveland, April 11, 2011    

  • 25 October 2011

    Concerned with the continued deterioration of the dunes on the north side of the Indian River Inlet, residents believe the problem may be fi… (delmarvanow) [mappress] Source: delmarvanow, October 25, 2011

  • 15 August 2014
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    Iowans interested in the results of a DNR study to improve water quality in Kent Park Lake in Johnson County can attend a meeting on August 28. Citizens are encouraged to bring their questions and ideas to improve the lake to the meeting for discussion. Kent Park Lake is on the state’s list of impaired […]

  • 15 June 2011

    The Member of Parliament for Agona West, Mr Samuel Obodai, on Tuesday appealed to government to solve the precarious flooding problem… (modernghana) [mappress] Source: modernghana, June 15, 2011

  • 27 February 2012

    An international research group has proposed the creation of a reclamation area along the coastal zones of Parañaque and Las Piñas… By Aie Balagtas See (philstar) [mappress] Source: philstar, February 27, 2012; Image: paranaque.gov.ph

  • 31 August 2011

    There are concerns someone will get killed following the running aground of boats on the sand bar at the Mooloolah River mouth… By Mark Bode (sunshinecoastdaily) [mappress] Source: sunshinecoastdaily, August 31, 2011;

  • 19 October 2011

    Low water levels on the Mississippi River, far from this spring’s record-setting flood stages, are causing problems at Southeast Missouri po… By Melissa Miller (semissourian) [mappress] Source: semissourian, October 19, 2011;

  • 12 September 2010

    Despite assurances from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers that it had stopped a discharge from a Delaware River dredge disposal facility in… [mappress] Source: gloucestercitynews, September 13, 2010

  • 21 September 2011

    The mighty Mississippi River is now a shadow of its springtime self, which is causing problems for river traffic.     By Kurt Allemeier (qctimes) [mappress] Source: qctimes, September 21, 2011;

  • 18 November 2011

    The latest proposed plans for the George Town cruise port facilities are likely to create massive traffic problems in the downtown area …   (caymannewsservice) [mappress] Source: caymannewsservice, November 18, 2011;

  • 3 March 2011

    Improved tracking of oilfield cargo on local waterways will be crucial to address chronic industry complaints about silt causing too-…   More info: houmatoday [mappress] Source: houmatoday, March 3, 2011

  • 26 March 2012

    As Saigon-gpdaily.com reports, Ngo Xuan Hien, chairman of the People’s Committee of Cat Tien District, on March 24 attributed unchecked and illegal sand dredging to the frequent landslides along the banks of the Dong Nai River passing through Phuoc Son Village in Cat Tien District. The severe landslide on March 21 washed away three houses […]

  • 10 April 2011

    A town crew that is excavating dirt from Fain Lake has encountered debris, heavy-equipment problems and other obstacles but will get the… (prescottdailycourier) [mappress] Source: prescottdailycourier, April 10, 2011

  • 28 June 2012

      Since September last year, Gladstone Ports Corporation has been claiming that their dredging project is not the cause of poor water quality. However, they have recently admitted that they are contributing to the water problems in this area, according to Yahoo.com. Queensland Independent MP Liz Cunningham says that for a long time now the […]

  • 6 July 2010

    In order to deal with flood problems, capital city government has set up short-and long-term targets. As the short term target, the city … [mappress] Source: beritajakarta, July 7, 2010;

  • 5 June 2012

    The Vietnam Net reports that the authorities have failed to put an end to the illegal sand exploitation taking place along sections of the Saigon River near Ho Chi Minh City, Binh Duong and Tay Ninh Provinces. At midnight on May 26, a Sai Gon Giai Phong reporter was present at the river’s bank in […]

  • 28 May 2012

    According to The Conversation, excessive siltation in Tasmania’s Tamar River has been directly linked to human-induced changes in the tidal system and will not be cleared by dredging alone. Researchers from Monash University have attributed the silt build-up to the human alteration of wetlands for housing development, architecture and hydroelectric production. Siltation has been a […]

  • 13 June 2011

    Rather than flush sediment downstream from Niobrara, Neb., the current Missouri River flooding could actual worsen the accumulation… More info: yankton BY RANDY DOCKENDORF [mappress] Source: yankton, June 13, 2011  

  • 14 June 2012

    The city council has agreed to spend some emergency funds to dredge the Meaford Harbour channel, according to The Sun Times. Council heard that silt has filled in so much that the water is only four feet deep in some parts of the main channel leading to the gasoline pumps at Richardson Boats. The Sun […]

  • 17 January 2012

    First things first: Mirror Pond needs to be dredged. At least that’s what the people studying the sedimentation problem in the pond say…   By Nick Grube (bendbulletin) [mappress] Source: bendbulletin, January 17, 2012;

  • 21 October 2011

    The Cebu City Water Crisis Management Team has recommended widening the existing creeks to solve the problem of floodings in the city… By Rene U. Borromeo (philstar) [mappress] Source: philstar, October 21, 2011;

  • 1 December 2010

    Blades on motor boats hitting the mud when coming to shore should not be a problem at the Miller Creek Recreation Area this coming summer. A… By LINDA WUEBBEN (norfolkdailynews) [mappress] Source: norfolkdailynews, December 1, 2010;

  • 18 October 2011

    The Vietnam Ports Association has spoken out to warn of substantial problems in the country’s port sector… (portstrategy) [mappress] Source: portstrategy, October 18, 2011;