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World Organization of Dredging Associations Presents Environmental Awards for

...Boeing’s Plant 2 Sediment Remediation, Seattle, Washington and Medmerry Managed Realignment of Medmerry, United Kingdom
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The World Organization of Dredging Associations (WODA), during the gala dinner of its triennial international conference in Miami, proudly presented four Environmental Excellence Awards in two categories, Environmental Dredging and Dredging for Coastal Reinforcement.

The First Prize for WODA’s Environmental Excellence Award for Environmental Dredging was presented to the Project Team for Boeing's Plant 2 Sediment Remediation and Urban Waterway Restoration at the Duwamish Waterway in Seattle, Washington, USA.

Swimming with Salmon

Boeing supports swim of the Green-Duwamish River
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A marine biologist, career fish conservationist and avid swimmer, Mark Powell may as well have been born with fins.

They would have come in handy on his latest adventure. The Puget Sound program director of the Washington Environmental Council recently completed a 55-mile swim of the Green-Duwamish River.

Digging Deep

Boeing Leads Restoration of Seattle's Duwamish Waterway
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Video: A River Reborn: Restoring Salmon Habitat along the Duwamish River

Watch how Boeing helped NOAA restore salmon habitat near Seattle
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Just south of Seattle, Boeing has created the largest habitat restoration in the Lower Duwamish Waterway, transforming nearly one mile of former industrial waterfront into a wetland resource that improves Puget Sound salmon runs. This habitat work was coordinated with the Natural Resource Trustees, a group made up of local tribes and state and federal agencies, including the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).

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