BBC News reports, “A spoof news site has released a charity song for Christmas, mocking an infamous river crossing. Southend News Network’s song ‘Dartford Tolls’ has been viewed more than one million times on Facebook and YouTube. Written...Show More Summary
The pipeline has to cross water at some point, and wherever it does, it is likely going to put another community's water at risk. The post Standing Rock Is Safe, But DAPL Still Needs to Cross a River appeared first on WIRED.
The Army Corps of Engineers' refusal to grant a permit for the Dakota Access oil pipeline to cross beneath the Missouri River has focused more attention on alternative routes, but several other options already have been considered and rejected as being more risky and expensive.
Doc Rivers knows he crossed a line when he LOST HIS MIND on an NBA ref Tuesday night -- saying plain and simple... he shouldn't have acted that way. The outburst went viral -- Clippers players had to restrain Doc from going after ref Ken…
ETP CEO Kelcy Warren is "100 percent" certain that the Trump Administration will approve the Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL) crossing at the Missouri River. However, the Corps halted the project Sunday. The post ETP CEO puts faith in Trump Administration; Corps stops DAPL appeared first on The Moderate Voice.
The Army Corps of Engineers has announced that it will require a full environmental impact statement for the section of the Dakota Access Pipeline that crosses Sioux ancestral lands and pass under the Missouri River. Interior Secretary ...Show More Summary
Heavy rain washed out the road between Berbera and Hargeisa. YouTube link (thanks Cora) The Presurfer
The Courier-Journal reports, “Walsh Construction Co., the primary contractor on the Downtown Crossing portion of the Ohio River Bridges Project, is in line to receive a bonus of around $1 million for substantial completion of its work...Show More Summary
Since 1925 there has been some form of car ferry crossing of the lower Columbia River from Puget Island on the Washington side to Westport Slough on the Oregon side. In 1959 Wahkiakum County took over operation of the ferry and in 1962 had a steel-hulled ferry…
NEW YORK (AP) -- Doc Rivers had something to say and wanted to make sure he was close enough to be heard.
On November 14th, in response to months of protests, the U.S. Army announced it needed more time to assess the potential conditions of the easement that would allow the Dakota Access Pipeline to cross beneath the Missouri River in North...Show More Summary
As the sun crosses the Equator during the fall and spring equinoxes in September and March, strong gravitational and lunar pulls trigger tidal bores around the world as the flow of nearby rivers reverses and the water grows turbulent. Along Brazil’s remote Araguari River in the Amazon, this created the...
In November 1891, construction of the Gairloch Bridge, a low level bridge crossing the Herbert River near Ingham, was completed. Building commenced in early 1890, however floods and a cyclone slowed its progress. Gairloch Bridge wasShow More Summary
(Reuters) - For months, North Dakota's Standing Rock Sioux tribe has been protesting the Dakota Access Pipeline's planned crossing under the Missouri River, adjacent to their lands, in part due to worries about contamination of their primary water source.
Thanks, Senator. It’s an honor. – – – xoxox Rosi Senator Weinberg’s 2016 Women’s Power List: Alyana Alfaro – PolitickerNJ Danielle Alpert – River Crossing Strategy Group Mishael Azam – New Jersey Medical Society Alex Ball – Campaign of Congressman...Read more
The Virginian-Pilot reports, “The Martin Luther King Freeway Extension, a new elevated route to connect the Midtown and Downtown tunnels, is in the finishing-touches stage. Elizabeth River Crossings, the private entity that operatesShow More Summary
It was an unseasonably hot Sunday in Southern California…perfect weather for some football. The Miami Dolphins made a cross country trek to battle the San Diego Chargers in a game that was played more for pride than a chance at the playoffs. Both teams, sporting mediocre records, are long shots at making the postseason considering [...]
WAVY News looks at the math behind the 2017 Elizabeth River Crossings toll hike and explains how the concession company arrived at the announced amounts. The post Math Behind ERC Toll Hike Confounds Some Commuters appeared first on Toll Roads News.
Now she needs to get busy making kittens with the males on the other side.
The endangered Florida panther has only bred south of the Caloosahatchee River since 1973. Now, a female has turned up on the north side, and it could be a good thing for the future of the species.