Restoration Required: The Mississippi River Basin Model

Chronic Drought Could Cause Water Shortages in the Colorado River Basin, Reclamation Warns

Dry Dams in the Desert: Chasing Land Subsidence and Earth Fissures with Geophysics
Homogenous embankment dam flood retention structures (FRSs) were built throughout central Arizona desert basins in the mid-twentieth century to protect mostly agricultural lands and military installations...

Remote Sensing: A New Revolution in Geotechnical Engineering
Remote sensing in the form of satellite imagery has become part of our everyday life—from displaying boring locations at a job site to the various mapping apps on our smart phones that help us get there....

Bioretention Systems Protect Sensitive Aquatic Species from Runoff, Studies Show

Design Considerations Common To All Permeable Pavements
Impervious cover in watersheds without controls result in increased stormwater runoff and decreased groundwater recharge in response to rainfall events. This increased runoff can be the...

Report Details Ways to Halt Movement of Species Between Mississippi River, Great Lakes Basins

Finite Difference Analyses for Sand Drain Problems
The geotechnical literature contains a number of papers in which sand drain installations are described and field performance is compared with theoretical predictions. Some of the field...

A Probabilistic Approach to Karstic Foundation Variability
Karst is a landscape formed in soluble rocks caused by movement of water that has become slightly acidic. Limestone, dolomite, and gypsum are vulnerable to these influences and may be...

2011 Mississippi River Basin Flood Session
This session reviewed how the 2011 Mississippi Basin Flood developed, and it defined the special extent and magnitude of the flooding from the perspective of the US Army Corps of Engineers,...

A Vision of Unified River Basin Planning and Management

River Basin Planning and Management in 2050

Design of Urban Stormwater Controls
Fully updated to address the paradigm shift in the way stormwater is viewed and managed, Design of Urban Stormwater Controls focuses on consolidating technologies to foster a convergence...

NewsBriefs: Engineers Drain Lake under a Glacier On Mont Blanc (BBC News)

CoreBits: G-I Organizational Member News — DGI-Menard Sustainable Solutions Continue in 2009; Palmer Helps Build Home for Troubled Family; Updated StrataSlope Software Available for Downloading; BRAC site Gets Ground Fortification from GeoStructures; Hayward Baker Launches New Wick Drain Division; Donohoe Receives 2009 OPAL Lifetime Achievement Award; S&ME Focuses on Local Endeavors; Schnabel Engineering Wins MPA Contract

Peoria Lake Dredging Project Kicks Off Illinois River Basin Restoration

Hydrologic Comparison of Four Types of Permeable Pavement and Standard Asphalt in Eastern North Carolina
A permeable pavement parking lot in eastern North Carolina consisting of four types of permeable pavement and standard asphalt was monitored from June 2006 to July 2007 for hydrologic...

Understanding Drainage at the San Pablo Dam

Response to Understanding Drainage at the San Pablo Dam

Prefabricated Vertical Drains — The Squeeze is On





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