Ecosystem Services: Towards Integrated Maritime Infrastructure Project Assessments
Ecosystem Services: Towards Integrated Maritime Infrastructure Project Assessments

A case study of a tidal marsh restoration project at the Polders of Kruibeke in Belgium shows how an Ecosystem Services assessment can reveal otherwise hidden benefits.

Creating Horseshoe Bend Island, Atchafalaya River, Louisiana
Creating Horseshoe Bend Island, Atchafalaya River, Louisiana

As mounds of dredged material placed upriver are dispersed by the river’s current, an island with enriched wildlife has emerged.

Dredged Material Management in Hamburg
Dredged Material Management in Hamburg

Hamburg’s aims are to both clean the River Elbe and treat the dredged material so that it can be put to beneficial use.

Construction of the River Training Works for the Jamuna Bridge Project in Bangladesh
Construction of the River Training Works for the Jamuna Bridge Project in Bangladesh

In Bangladesh where the Jamuna River rises as much as 6.5 metres and overflow its banks as much as 15 kilometres, keeping the river under the bridge was as much of a challenge as building the bridge.