From NC State University, Dr. Bill Hunt explains how stormwater management practices can be applied to streets.
Realizing the benefits of largescale property acquisitions to reduce flood risk
Stantec is researching how cities can revitalize flood-prone neighborhoods, in part by treating ecosystems ...
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How to not be caught in the dark after the next big storm
3 steps utilities can take to ensure their communities are prepared for the next natural disaster
Wildfire recovery: Creating a resilient home for outdoor education from ashes
Brianna Daniels helps to rebuild a California Boy Scout camp devastated by wildfire—and discovers her most memorable project
National Preparedness Month: Two things you can do now to protect you and your family
Preparing an emergency kit and checking your insurance coverage are two simple steps towards preparedness
[With Video] Project Impossible? Not when you have the right team!
A massive flood-fighting complex in New Orleans is featured on HISTORY’s documentary series premiering on September 1
Nature is a patient, not a machine: Looking at stream restoration through the medical lens
We shouldn’t treat natural channel design like any other engineering project
Stormwater pond muck: What is it—and why should it matter to you?
What are we doing with excavated sediments? Here’s how municipalities can save thousands of dollars while conserving landfill space.
Assembly (and rigorous planning) required: Managing pros and cons of modular construction
While offering efficiency and flexibility, modular construction requires extensive planning and collaboration to avoid potential challenges
Published: Walk Before You Run - Philadelphia's Green City, Clean Waters Program
How Philadelphia is implementing green infrastructure initiatives to help reduce stormwater runoff for cleaner waters.
Stantec Podcast: Green Infrastructure
Green infrastructure uses natural systems to perform vital functions. Our experts look at how we’re using green infrastructure in stormwater management and design.
Published: Combating Combined Sewer Overflow
Faced with sewer overflow during major storm events, the City of Philadelphia's Office of Watershed is fixing the problem with green infrastucture
Coastal crisis: We’re running out of sand along Florida’s beaches—what’s the solution?
It takes creativity in both approach/methodology and funding to take care of eroding beaches
Achieving NEPA Assignment—4 ways the right consultant is critical to reaching this goal
NEPA Assignment offers many benefits to a state agency, but how can you prepare for the application, execution, and implementation?
Published: Repairing Spillway Damage at Wanapum Dam
A crack discovered in one of spillway monoliths at Wanapum Dam led to a need to stabilize the structure and prevent further damage
Published: Overcoming Obstacles to Build Pakistan's First Privately Developed Hydro Facility
The New Bong Escape facility features important components in the quest for Pakistan to provide affordable, renewable energy to promote its economic growth to enhance sustainability
Small dam, big task
Craig Scott gives an engineer's personal reflections on managing an emergency dam decommissioning at Haldon Range Dam reservoir in Marlborough, New Zealand
Engineering the impossible at Nunavut’s Iqaluit Airport
The first P3 airport in North America is part of HISTORY’s ‘Project Impossible’ series
Published: Jamaica adds 7.2 MW in first hydropower expansion in 30 years
Featured in Hydro Review (June 2017) this 7.2-MW expansion of the 6-MW Maggotty Falls hydropower was the first new hydro facility implemented in Jamaica in the past 30 years
The heart of office: The kitchen’s crucial role in workplace wellness and productivity
How designing space for mindful eating can create lasting benefits for office culture and creativity
Drought defense: 3 steps to effective water management in extreme climates
A lifelong New Mexican shares lessons learned in one of the driest places in the US
Published in Florida Water Resources Journal: Keys to Planning, Designing, and Permitting Resilient Coastal Restoration Projects