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Leonard Ripley Picked for National Anaerobic Treatment Workshop

Freese and Nichols engineer Leonard Ripley is one of just eight experts selected to participate in a national anaerobic treatment workshop . The National Science Foundation funded workshop’s purpose...

I'm Planning a Project that Crosses a Levee. Will I Need a 408 Permit?

Owners or engineers who have a project that is near, approaching or crossing a levee often ask, “Do I need a 408 permit?” What Is the Section 408 Permit? The Section 408 permit is a requirement for...

CURRENT DROUGHT CONDITIONS in Texas and the United States

Drought conditions in the Pacific Northwest continued to deteriorate over the past week. The Rockies and Plains benefited from some rain that alleviated abnormally dry conditions in some areas and...

Texas and United States DROUGHT OUTLOOK

In the August 2017 Climate Prediction Center update, the continuance of ENSO-neutral is heavily favored (85% chance) through September 2017. The ENSO-neutral prediction confidence decreases to about...