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  • Water Conveyance Improvements in South Florida to Support Local Agriculture

    Belle Glade, FL, USA

    As a part a collaboration with the State of Florida and US EPA to improve water quality in America's Everglades, the South Florida Water Management District is implementing a technical plan that included this effort to improve con...

    General Fund/Existing Public Funds
    Taxes & User Fees
    State and local grants
    South Florida Water Management District
  • Creating protective infrastructure to reduce coastal risk, enhance aquatic habitat, and foster social resilience

    Staten Island, NY, USA

    Located off the southernmost point in New York City, Living Breakwaters is an innovative resilient infrastructure designed to reduce coastal risk, enhance aquatic ecosystems, and foster access, education, and stewardship. The proj...

    Federal grants
    State and local grants
    NY Governor's Office of Storm Recovery w/ support from NYC Mayor’s Office and Dpt of Parks and Recreation
  • Transforming a downtown identity through urban creek restoration and connective multi-modal corridor design.

    Lexington, KY, USA

    Town Branch Commons is a hybrid park network, multi-modal trail system, and water filtration landscape designed to connect Lexington’s rural and urban communities and reinvigorate the downtown. Begun as a competition in 2013 and c...

    Public Private Partnership
    Federal grants
    State and local grants
    Lexington-Fayette Urban County Government Executive Committee
  • Stormwater Capture, Habitat Restoration, and Learning Center on Recycled Water Campus

    Pico Rivera, CA, USA

    The GRIP AWTF will not only provide a sustainable water supply, but will also create a park-like open space and education facilities with public amenities. The site will include low-impact development and stormwater capture featur...

    Grants
    Revolving loan funds
    Design-Build Contracts
    Public Works
  • Sherman Island 600 Acre Wetland Restoration To Improve Water Quality

    Rio Vista, CA 94571, USA

    Creation of 650 acres of permanent managed wetland units with earthen compacted berms. An existing scour pond was filled in with fill material. Great Lakes E&I also constructed an aggregate base road, installed water control struc...

    General Fund/Existing Public Funds
    Grants
    State and local grants
    California Department of Water Resources
  • C51 Reservoir - Water Supply + Stormwater Management

    Broward County, FL, USA

    Large regional reservoir project that integrates both water supply and stormwater concerns to improve the longterm sustainability of the region.

    Public Private Partnership
    Water agencies of SE Florida cities and counties
  • Decision Tool used to Design Nutrient Management Facility + Green Space Project

    Alexandria, VA, USA

    Alexandria Renew Enterprises built an integrated nutrient management facility that simultaneously improves local water quality while also providing much needed community assets, including an athletic field and green space.

    Public Private Partnership
    Alexandria Renew Enterprises (AlexRenew)
  • New Meadowlands Project

    "The low-lying Meadowlands, a flood-prone area located across the Hudson River from New York City, is home to critical power, wastewater treatment, and transportation infrastructure for the region. These facilities include two air...

  • Living with the Bay

    "Living with the Bay provides a series of resiliency interventions for Nassau County communities surrounding the Mill River, which is an environmentally degraded north-south tributary flowing from Hempstead State Park into the Sou...

    General Fund/Existing Public Funds
    Grants
    Bonds & Loans
    Taxes & User Fees
  • Alligator Bend Marsh

    Lake Borgne, E, LA, USA

    Coastal restoration and rehabilitation project in coastal Louisiana after Hurricane Katrina, including a foreshore rock dike and vegetative plantings along the shoreline of Lake Borgne.

    General Fund/Existing Public Funds
  • Hurricane Katrina Storm Damage Risk Reduction

    New Orleans, LA, USA

    $14 billion risk reduction program in New Orleans and Southern Louisiana after Hurricane Katrina. Program includes levees and floodwalls, locks, dams and sector gates, pump stations, freshwater diversions, marsh creation, and barr...

    General Fund/Existing Public Funds
    Grants
    Bonds & Loans
    Taxes & User Fees
    U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) - not local government
  • NAS Patuxent River Shoreline Protection Projects

    22580 Cedar Point Rd, Patuxent River, MD 20670, USA

    Innovative partnership led by the U.S. Navy to restore marine habitat.

    Public Private Partnership
  • Prime Hook National Wildlife Refuge Restoration

    Milton, DE 19968, USA

    After Hurricane Sandy severely damaged the Prime Hook National Wildlife Refuge, rather than repair and maintain the refuge in its existing form (an artificial freshwater habitat), the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service determined the be...

    Federal grants
    U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) - not local government
  • River Wensum Restoration

    Atkins delivered an integrated solution to the UK’s largest river restoration project. It is the first of its kind in England to consider restoration on a catchment scale and will act as a national pilot. We provided specialist se...

  • Anastasia State Park Restoration

    Anastasia State Park, one of Florida’s busiest state parks, comprises beaches, dunes, and a lagoon, and is home to a variety of native plants, birds, and sea turtles. The past few years have seen a number of improvements to the pa...