NewsBriefs: EPA Defines Recreational Water Criteria (U.S. Environmental Protection Agency)

Design and Construction Of Alaskan Recreation Area Overcome Difficult Site

Two Chattahoochee River Dams to Make Way for Recreation, Ecosystem Improvements

Vive les montagnes russes! The French town of Montereau-Fault-Yonne, roughly 90 km southeast of Paris, has been proposed as the site of an amusement park centered on the life of Napoleon Bonaparte, the French emperor...

...The designers of the student recreation center there hope to achieve gold certification in the U.S. Green Building Council's Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design...

Increased Recreation on Chicago Waterways Prompts Move toward Disinfection

NYC Project Transforms Landfill into a Sprawling Recreational Oasis

Timber Arch Restoration Preserves New York College's Gymnasium

CoreBits: G-I Organizational Member News—Highland Avenue Water Treatment Plant Grand Opening; Geocon Ranks #1 Geotechnical Consultant for State Parks and Recreation; Geosyntec Helps Client Build Credibility with Regulators and Citizens; GeoStructures, Inc.Become Green Certified; Geotechnology Celebrates 25th Anniversary; Golder Associates Signs Copenhagen Communique; Gregg Drilling Implements Site Safety Initiative; Nicholson Selected for Army Corps of Engineers Contracts; Terracon Expands Services and Presence in Southeast; URS Awarded Construction Services Contracct by U. S. Navy

Watershed-Based Permitting — A Myth or Reality?
The United States Environmental Protection Agency has promulgated the Total Maximum Daily Load process to achieve the goals of the Clean Water Act. The TMDL processis applied to water...

Structures: Wales Water Park Shaped Like Upturned Fishing Vessel

California's Efforts to Protect the Health of Beach Visitors

Flooded With Amenities
An extensive, well-orchestrated predesign process paved the way for community acceptance of a flood control project disguised as a multiuse recreational facility in Arizona's...

Par Excellence
A 50-year-old Brownfield with a mountainous pile of steel slag has been remediate and developed into a recreational site that boasts a free golf course for inner-city youth, a championship-quality...

New Navigation Channel
Among the facilities needed to accommodate Pier 400 at the Port of Los Angeles (POLA) was a new navigation channel to handle the increased container and liquid bulk traffic that the port...

Revised Operation of a Dam and Reservoir to Achieve Environmental Objectives
Alamo Dam and Lake are located in the State of Arizona in the western part of the United States of America. The dam is located 62.8 km (39 mi) upstream (east) from the rivers confluence...

The Economics of Our Beaches
An overview is given on the economics of beaches. Topics discussed include the role of beachfront properties in the local economy, beaches as free community open space, role of beaches...

Equalizing Wet Weather Flows
Sanitary sewer overflows and combined sewer overflows can wreak havoc on communities by flooding basements, contaminating drinking water sources and recreational water bodies, and flowing...

A Joint Effort
In a public-private partnership that required close working relationships, a project that aimed to restore an old canal system— and its waterfront—in Richmond was combined with an effort...

Impacts of Global Climate Change upon a Regional Aquifer System in the Northeastern United States
(No paper) The Charles River Basin is a major water resource in eastern Massachusetts. It used for a variety of purposes including water supply, industrial cooling, waste disposal, flood...

 

 

 

 

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