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Bacteria…it’s not always bad!

Friday, September 23, 2016
Before and after of a client in New Bern, NC – severe algae infestation. Best management practice was to first treat with EPA approved algaecides and then reduce nutrient overloading… read more

Long Leaf Mall Bioretention Makes the Grade with NCSU

Tuesday, August 30, 2016
What happens to all that rain after the recent downpours?  Well if you’re in a parking lot, a lot of things happen to the rain, and most of them aren’t… read more

Welcome to Charleston, SC – Lowcountry Erosion Solutions

Tuesday, August 30, 2016
  They don’t call it Lowcountry for nothing!  Along with cultural and historical significance, South Carolina’s “Lowcountry” earned its title from geographical phenomena also.  Shifting sands down here in Charleston,… read more

Stormy Weather Brings Pond Repairs To The Surface

Thursday, August 25, 2016
A couple of weeks ago there were some pretty intense rain bursts in Raleigh, Wilmington, Charleston and Charlotte and when Mother Nature talks – you stand up and listen!  Below… read more

What Kudzu Can Do – Preventing Damage To Dry Ponds

Thursday, August 25, 2016
Image courtesy of These are two short clips (via before and after links) to show the damage that kudzu can do to a dry pond and its full restoration… read more

Zika Virus Travels from Florida to North Carolina

Wednesday, August 3, 2016
Aedes aegypti and A. albopictus Mosquitoes Image courtesy of the University of Florida, Florida Medical Entomology Laboratory By now you may have heard that Zika has made its way across… read more