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  • 8 October 2010

    People living along the Kalamazoo River are worried about the dredging that’s going on. Enbridge Energy and the EPA are currently dredging… (wwmt) [mappress] Source: wwmt, October 8, 2010;

  • 2 October 2011

    A day after floodwaters once again spilled over the banks of the Delaware River and its tributaries into homes in Burlington County, … By Todd McHale (phillyburbs) [mappress] Source: phillyburbs, October 2, 2011;

  • 20 January 2011

    Residents living near the banks of the Rewa River are concerned about soil erosion…   By Avinesh Gopal (fijitimes) [mappress] Source: fijitimes, January 20, 2011

  • 7 April 2011

    Guy Terwilliger believes only by his prayers and divine intervention have his and his wife’s home been spared damage by four major… By Victor Whitman (recordonline) [mappress] Source: recordonline, April 7, 2011    

  • 11 February 2015
    Business & Finance

    Georgetown County residents voted recently to implement a 1 percent Capital Project Sales Tax to help fund vital capital projects, including dredging at the Port of Georgetown. According to the official Georgetown County Government website, the sales tax will begin being applied to taxable purchases in Georgetown County on May 1, 2015, and will remain in place […]

  • 12 March 2012

    Residents and business owners in the Jug Creek system eagerly want the county to dredge the inlet between Jug Creek and Charlotte Harbor, reports News Press. This inlet is currently suitable only for movement of shallow-draft boats due to a considerable amount of sand that has accumulated over past few years. Lee County has identified […]

  • 7 January 2011

    Lobby efforts by Mayor Randy Hope to dredge the mouth of the Thames River at Lake St. Clair have the support of Pat Hoy and Dave Van … By BOB BOUGHNER (chathamdailynews) [mappress] Source: chathamdailynews, January 7, 2011;

  • 16 January 2012

    Residents of Pondok Labu in South Jakarta, whose homes have been inundated for over 10 months, said Sunday that they would file a lawsuit…   (thejakartapost) [mappress] Source: thejakartapost, January 16, 2012;  

  • 30 November 2012

    People living and working in Penclawdd, Swansea, are invited to attend a public drop in session to find out more about Environment Agency Wales proposals to reduce flood risk in the area. There are 133 properties in Penclawdd at risk of tidal flooding from the Loughor Estuary. Extreme weather conditions combined with high tides can […]

  • 28 January 2015
    Business & Finance

    The locals of Khon Kean’s Nongrua District have been suffering from severe drought conditions, forcing them to purchase water for consumption. The 70-rai Nongsala reservoir in Yangkham Sub-district has dried up and the little water remaining is murky and unsuitable for drinking, announced National News Bureau of Thailand. According to the local residents, it has not […]

  • 4 July 2014
    Business & Finance

    Hurricane clean-up activities must be undertaken in accordance with federal regulatory standards, according to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Wilmington District. “We want residents and property owners to know that in most cases any discharge of excavated or fill material within the Department of the Army jurisdictional waters and/or wetlands requires a permit from […]

  • 28 March 2012

    Ilo-Awela River needs dredging to prevent the river from over flowing its banks whenever it rains, according to the citizens of Ilo-Ajegunle community in Ojokoro Local Council Development Area of Lagos State. The leaders of the Ilo-Ajegunle Community Development Association met last week with Mr Tunji Bello, the Commissioner of Environment, who appointed the Permanent […]

  • 26 September 2011

    Residents and elected officials of towns along the flood-prone Saddle River rallied Sunday to demand that the river be dredged, and vowed to…   BY JOAN VERDON (northjersey) [mappress] Source: northjersey, September 26, 2011;

  • 1 June 2011

    Frustrated Altona residents are disappointed by the State Government’s failure to fund an extension of a beach restoration program… BY LAURA KEYS (whereilive) [mappress] Source: whereilive, June 1, 2011

  • 2 November 2010

    An aquatic breeding ground once teeming with marine life that provided food and much-needed cash in a diminished economy, is now barren due… (thenassauguardian) [mappress] Source: thenassauguardian, November 2, 2010;

  • 16 May 2011

    A thousand people signed a petition that was handed into Downing Street calling for the dredging of a Cornish harbour to help boost the West… (thisisdevon) [mappress] Source: thisisdevon, May 16, 2011

  • 13 May 2011

    Maryville and Islington residents are pushing to have hundreds of tonnes of sediment removed from Newcastle’s main urban water artery. Thros… BY MATTHEW KELLY (theherald) [mappress] Source: theherald, May 13, 2011;

  • 4 June 2010

    About 300 people gathered in the cold rain near the Sydney Marine Terminal in downtown Sydney on Thursday to push for harbour development… [mappress] Source: trurodaily, June 4, 2010;

  • 2 August 2011

    About 50 Moses Lake residents and dignitaries walked up a steep incline to see sediment pumped by Ellicott 370 dredge, from the lake’s…   (columbiabasinherald) [mappress] Source: columbiabasinherald, August 2, 2011

  • 2 December 2010

    Maianbar residents want a safe access in and out of Fishermans Bay to escape during bushfires and severe flooding. About two years ago, 350… BY EMMA PARTRIDGE AND JIM GAINSFORD (theleader) [mappress] Source: theleader, December 2, 2010;

  • 27 January 2012

    There is a need for proper drainage systems in flood-prone Rakiraki and Ba, say residents of the two towns…   By Repeka Nasiko (fijitimes) [mappress] Source: fijitimes, January 27, 2012;

  • 15 February 2012

      As a senior manager for a site development company, Hernando Beach resident Phil Rubin knows a few things about construction jobs… By Barbara Behrendt (tampabay) [mappress] Source: tampabay, February 15, 2012; Image: hernando

  • 8 February 2012

    Tirem River at North Jakarta stretches through four urban villages, namely Tanjungpriok, Warakas, Sungaibambu, and Papanggo. Its current … (beritajakarta) [mappress] Source: beritajakarta, February 8, 2012;

  • 27 July 2011

    A town official who remembers sailing a 12-foot boat up to Knox’s Dam over plenty of water says the Montague River is being killed and is on… By Steve Sharratt (theguardian) [mappress] Source: theguardian, July 27, 2011;

  • 6 June 2012

    Sonora resident Keith Walker is challenging in court new state regulations on suction dredging. He claims the state of California is overreaching its authority with the regulations, according to uniondemocrat.com. Suction dredging uses a motorized vacuum pump system to sift through gravel in streams. Prospectors often prefer the system over traditional panning because it is […]

  • 25 April 2011

    Flood-hit residents are concerned about the Environment Agency’s attitude towards dredging a drain running through Holderness. (thisishullandeastriding) [mappress] Source: thisishullandeastriding, April 25, 2011