Erosion Control


2023 Top Projects – Harrisons Cut Beach Accessway

Dec. 4, 2023
This project focused on using retaining walls to protect against future storms.
Image courtesy Lockwood, Andrews & Newnam Inc.
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Sediment Control

Harris County Flood Control District partners with LAN on sediment removal projects

Sept. 6, 2023
LAN has partnered with the Harris County Flood Control District for major sediment removal projects that will re-establish channel conveyance capacity to pre-Hurricane Harvey ...
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Erosion Control

Changes in waves, storm surges have not yet caused long-term coastline impacts

Aug. 1, 2023
A study of sandy coastlines over the past 30 years finds little evidence of long-term changes caused by changes in waves and storm surges.
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Erosion Control

What to know about soil stabilization

July 24, 2023
Soil stabilization methods and the variables that can influence how well they work.
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Flood Control

Post-wildfire mudslides, floods not caused by water-repellant soil

July 20, 2023
New research disproves a common belief that burnt watersheds create a water-repellant layer of organic substances, responsible for the watersheds’ increase flood and mudslide ...
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Erosion Control

USACE awards $8.7M contract for Navigation Systemic Mitigation Island 4 project

July 19, 2023
Newt Marine Service has been contracted to redirect sediment, perform dredging and plant vegetation as part of the Navigation Systemic Mitigation Island 4 project.