EPA is also advancing a study of the floodplain
in the Upper Hudson River where work on the floodplain
first began in October, 2014 when General Electric (GE) agreed to conduct a Remedial Investigation/Feasibility Study (comprehensive study) of PCB contamination.
This 100-year floodplain
area is recognized as a "high-risk" area, with a 1% chance of flooding each year and is charted by FEMA on its official flood hazard map.
Now, 300 miles south, near Laredo, a company's efforts to develop a landfill in close proximity to a 100-year floodplain
is drawing fresh concerns in light of the environmental problems that emerged in Harvey's wake.
Stormwater management company The Illinois Association for Floodplain
and Stormwater Management (IAFSM) announced on Wednesday the addition of Ajay Jain, PE, CFM, to its board of directors.
nipponensis, which suggests that traditional rice paddy management practices provide better support for floodplain
species than artificially managed water levels.
The Oderbruch floodplain
along the Polish-German border during severe flooding that forced 13,500 people to evacuate in August of 1997.
And yet in a July 1 editorial, "Block floodplain
land grab," the Register-Guard calls FEMA's "using its insurance program to place floodplains
in 271 communities off-limits to development, agriculture and forestry" a "disaster" of "hurricane" proportions.
THE Delhi Development Authority ( DDA) on Tuesday again laid the blame for any violation of NGT directions on Yamuna floodplain
squarely on ' Art of Living' ( AOL).
There's a new dam in the old Milltown Reservoir, and it's evidence the 300-acre floodplain
is coming back to life.
is a relatively smooth surface, adjacent to the minor bed, over which flows the river waters.
2005) attributed the occurrence of advanced weathering products such as kaolinite and crystalline Fe and Al in recent parent materials of the River Niger floodplain
(eastern Nigeria) to addition of intensive weathered material from the upland.
recently announced that two engineering team members completed the process, evaluation and examination to become Certified Floodplain