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Docks & Harbors meeting canceled, but engineer says full steam ahead on project

...we believe we have a path forward," said Gillette. "We've been looking at a number of options to deal with the dredge spoils from the harbor, and some of the agencies had issues with them, so that's what the discussion was about."Docks...
DeHart's replacement takes step forward

...rehabilitation and DeHart's Marina float replacement for $6 million in legislative grant funds. ? Douglas Harbor dredge spoil disposal as part of the harbor project for $2 million in state matching funds and $4 million in Harbors enterprise...
Amalga Harbor dredging to allow launching any time

...had to consult a tide table to ensure the water was deep enough to launch. But a week ago, the city had 9 feet of dredge spoils removed to increase the depth, Port Director John Stone said. The improvements also include building a 236-foot...
Alaska denies study of marine invader near Sitka

...distribution of the invasive species covers more than one-third of the harbor."It's been successfully smothered with dredge spoil," Davis said. The state of Washington has had success smothering D vex with tarping material, which creates an anaerobic...
Harbor dredging plan raises concerns

...according to the state DNR Division of Mining, Land and Water. "What is the public risk from dumping contaminated dredge spoils within a known habitat and harvest area?" the division wrote in a Jan. 6 letter to the Corps. The city's consultant...
60 moorage stalls slated for Douglas Harbor

...dredging the north part to a depth of minus 14 feet for the eventual installation of additional moorage stalls. The dredge spoils were used to create new uplands for boat trailer parking. A new boat launch ramp was installed. The total cost of...
Where does all the snow go?

...clean up costs when pollutants from car exhaust and oil were discovered. The city avoided the cost of shipping the dredge spoil to the Lower 48 by sealing and burying it under the parking lot of the Douglas Marina. Contact reporter Jeremy Hsieh...
Future murky for Douglas Harbor

...organisms. Stone said the mercury concentrations in dredge spoils that were dumped in a deeper part of Gastineau Channel...Environmental Conservation allowed the city to dump the dredge spoils in 2001, but that no one can remember how the water...


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