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The Nature Conservancy Entrusts CH2M to Design Oyster Habitat Restoration in Florida

October 21, 2016 - in Design/Engineering, Lifecycle

DENVER, Oct. 20, 2016 - The Nature Conservancy selected CH2M to manage the monitoring, permitting and design of a 6.5-mile restoration project, which will help restore a healthy, functioning oyster habitat in East Bay near Pensacola, Florida. The Pensacola…

Online Tool Maps Louisiana’s Water Flow Interactions to Preserve State’s Fresh Water

May 6, 2016 - in Corporate, Surveying/Mapping, Water

BATON ROUGE, La.—As part of an effort to preserve Louisiana's fresh water resources, RTI International worked with The Nature Conservancy (TNC) to develop…

Miami-Dade County Partners to Use Natural Infrastructure to Improve Resilience

April 4, 2016 - in Corporate, Maintenance, Stormwater

MIAMI, Fla.—In an effort to find smart solutions for sea-level rise, storms, floods and other climate impacts in South Florida, The Nature Conservancy announced…

Pilot Projects to Boost Colorado River Levels Underway

October 14, 2015 - in Corporate, Maintenance, Water

T​he Nature Conservancy’s Carpenter Ranch in Colorado stopped irrigating its grass fields for hay production July 1 as part of a pilot project to help the Colorado River, which has faced a prolonged drought. Known as split-season irrigation, the effort…

Method Partners with The Nature Conservancy to Protect Water in the Great Lakes

November 18, 2014 - in Corporate, Supply, Water

CHICAGO, Nov. 17, 2014 —Today, Method Products, PBC, the leader in innovative, eco-friendly household, fabric, and personal care products, announced plans for a groundwater replenishment project through a partnership with The Nature Conservancy.  Method's…

The Nature Conservancy and CH2M HILL Team Up in Groundbreaking Effort to Integrate Natural and Conventional Infrastructure

September 16, 2014 - in Corporate, Design/Engineering, Water

CH2M HILL and The Nature Conservancy announced a new five-year collaboration to bring innovative and integrated engineering and environmental solutions into the global marketplace. "The planet faces powerful systemic challenges that together, we are well-positioned…

Redesign of Culverts Due to Extreme Weather Impacts will Factor in Wildlife

April 12, 2013 - in Projects, Transportation

The extreme weather events that have hit the Northeast United States in the past few years, washing out roads due to overwhelmed culverts, provides an opportunity to design them better. There is an ongoing effort to rebuild these storm-damaged culverts, and…

New Partnership Releases Guide to Stimulate Private Investment in Natural Infrastructure

March 19, 2013 - in Projects, Stormwater, Water

In the wake of Superstorm Sandy and 2012’s unparalleled extreme weather events, a new groundbreaking green infrastructure financing guide was released today by the NatLab consortium—a path-breaking collaboration between two of the world’s leading environmental…