Monthly Archives: December 2008
We suspect it is only the beginning to the outrage taking place…
The dam failure of 2008 is evolving into an environmental debacle. TVA seems to be showing its true colors – which appear to be the opposite of green. We have to wonder where the EPA is as TVA permits continuing … Continue reading
Stormwater Mag has a new article on SWM Maintenance. Maintenance of Stormwater BMPs | stormh2o.com. Much to be said on this topic…. It is amazing that millions (billions???) of dollars of infrastructure goes in the ground and a small portion … Continue reading
Incredible dam breach in Tenn. This is why it is important to inspect, maintain, and repair earthen embankments. See the aerial video here
Our Stormwater Maintenance inspection crew happened upon this slope erosion in a stormwater management retention facility in Northern Virginia last month: Nothing spectacular…. just another gully… with some neat autumn foliage…. Until the zoom into the material that was eroding. … Continue reading
Some new stuff – a presentation out of VirginiaTech here. A nice summary read of the report from the Berkley LocalEcologist site here.