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Erosion Control – Western MN



Issue: A sewer system update for a cooperative association in western Minnesota required multiple erosion control techniques. The project took ...

Erosion Control – East Central MN



Issue: A small Minnesota town was updating its sewer system. The site had severe slopes, and construction work took place ...

Bottling Plant



Issue:  A bottling company in Minnesota discharges some 6,000 gallons per day of wash   down ...

Geocell Shoreline Stabilization



Issue: Loose shifting sand ...

Shoreline Stabilization



Issue: The owners wish to revegetate and stabilize the entire 150 feet width of their shoreline, less an access path. ...

Shoreline Restoration



Issue: Large amounts of aquatic vegetation washing onto the beach of this large Minnesota lake makes the shore and shallow ...

Shoreline Stabilization – Soft Armor



Issue: A dangerous old timber stair needs to be removed from a steeply sloping shoreline. Removal ...

Municipal Raingarden



Issue: A swale carries runoff from an entire city block to a storm sewer pipe that eventually empties ...

Residential Raingarden



Issue: Roof, gutters, yard and driveway shed a substantial amount of unfiltered runoff down a steep slope onto ...

Bar & Grill



Issue: A lakeside bar and grill is served by an onsite sewage treatment system. The drain field mound is ponded and will ...