Environmental Monitoring and Management of Reclamations Works Close to Sensitive Habitats
Environmental Monitoring and Management of Reclamations Works Close to Sensitive Habitats

Feedback monitoring provides quantifiable compliance targets thus allowing reclamation activities to proceed in close proximity to Singapore’s most import marine habitats.

Impact of European Union Environmental Law on Dredging
Impact of European Union Environmental Law on Dredging

EU environmental law and international conventions are not always compatible. The European Dredging Association makes its case on when and why dredged material should not be considered waste.

Macro and Micro Dredging as a Tool for Mitigating Floods and Droughts in the Red River Delta, Vietnam
Macro and Micro Dredging as a Tool for Mitigating Floods and Droughts in the Red River Delta, Vietnam

This article covers the initial environmental examination and the development of mitigation measures against adverse impacts of physical works. Detailed investigations of water and groundwater, and sediment and soils support the assessment, backed by field surveys.

Environmental Impacts of Dredging in the Niger Delta
Environmental Impacts of Dredging in the Niger Delta

The Niger Delta is located in the southern part of Nigeria bordering the Atlantic Ocean. It is a floodplain of over 70,000 sq km. The delta is poorly serviced by roads and is made up of meandering creeks that are highly silted up.

The Port of Brisbane: Operating a Port in an Area with High Environmental Values
The Port of Brisbane: Operating a Port in an Area with High Environmental Values

To be successful, a modern port must pay attention to the public's justifiable concerns about environment.

Assessment of Short Term Environmental Impacts on Dredging in a Tropical Estuary
Assessment of Short Term Environmental Impacts on Dredging in a Tropical Estuary

In this new study, Cochin, the second largest harbour on the west coast of India, is thoroughly examined for environmental impacts during and after dredging.

An Evaluation of the Behaviour of Pollutants During Dredging Activities
An Evaluation of the Behaviour of Pollutants During Dredging Activities

Two main classes of pollutants, heavy metals and organic micropollutants, are evaluated to determine the extent of environmental risks when dredging and how these can be controlled.