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USA: Mercury Contamination in California’s South Yuba River Causes Concern

Gold dredging that disturbs fine-grained, mercury-laden sediment in California’s South Yuba River ca...

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India: Illegal Sand Dredging Causes Concern

Illegal mining of sand along Mumbai and Maharashtra’s picturesque Konkan coast is threatening ...

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Navy’s Plan for Guam Dredging Causes Concern

A Navy plan to dredge dozens of acres of coral to make way for a new aircraft carrier berth on the s...

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Study Confirms Costa Rica’s Concern About San Juan Dredging Project

A study published Tuesday by an international authority on wetlands protection confirmed Costa Rica’...

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Dredging Plan Causes Tybee’s Residents Concern (USA)

Tybee resident Lou Off was shocked recently to learn what the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has in st...

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Critical Habitat Rule Causes Concern About Bonita Dredging (USA)

A recent critical habitat rule about juvenile smalltooth sawfish has led to scrutiny over dredging p...

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Vietnam: Illegal Sand Dredging Causes Concern

Illegal sand dredging and storage is destroying dyke systems along the banks of the Red River in Ha ...

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Environmentalists Worry About Hudson River Dredging (USA)

As the Environmental Protection Agency prepares a decision on standards for the second phase of Gene...

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Conwy Project Causes Concern (UK)

Critics claim a council could put lives and taxpayers’ money at risk at a waterside tourist spot as ...

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Mangles Bay Dredging Costs Raise Concern (Australia)

Concerns have been raised that the costs for any future dredging at the proposed Mangles Bay Marina ...

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Nigeria: Continued Dredging Causes Major Concern

Continued dredging in the state’s shorelines have been described as an illegal activity capable of c...

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Officials Express Concern About Toxic Waste Disposal (Ghana)

Mr Alban Bagbin, Minister of Water Resources, Works and Housing, at the weekend noted that surface m...

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Kalamazoo River Dredging Causes Resident’s Concern (USA)

People living along the Kalamazoo River are worried about the dredging that’s going on. Enbrid...

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Sand Mining Ban Causes Concern (India)

The real estate sector in Maharashtra foresees a loss of Rs 2,000 crore (Rs 20 billion) due to the b...

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Potentially High Levels of Asbestos in Sumas River Causes Concern (Canada)

Concerns regarding potentially high levels of asbestos in Sumas River sediment has made the annual r...

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Residents Concerned About Onondaga Lake Dredging (USA)

Residents in Camillus got to hear firsthand tonight why the EPA says Drudging in Onondaga Lake is sa...

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Otago Harbour Dredging Activities Concern Environmentalists (New Zealand)

Environmentalists are worried about the effects on marine and bird life of a major dredging project ...

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Philippines: Government Expresses Concern Over Silt Impact on Manila Bay

The government has been asked by environmentalists to check on claims that millions of tons of untre...

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