Relief for flooding, sediment and stagnation by changing the water flow or or increasing capacity from channels or drainage ditches.
Unlike stripping, this method removes only the vegetation and top layer of soil.
Clearing of topsoil, sand, rocks or anything that may need to be removed before a construction/engineering project can begin
Removal of rocky materials by using specialized equipment to break up rocks so they can be removed.
Removal of soil under the topsoil for foundations, drainage ditches, etc.
Includes drainage for storm drains, run-off, etc. to drain water away from structures or agriculture or other areas
Necessary removal of materials for the construction of roadways. Material removed may be used in other areas as fill.
Underwater removal of materials to widen waterways to prevent boats from getting stuck
Removal of water and soil to relieve contamination or to make an area usable or passable
Removal of materials for the pouring and setting of foundations for structures.