Dredging is the excavation of material from one level to another. It is used for a large variety of reasons, including to maintain channels or harbors, remove sedimentation and improve water quality, create new landforms such as islands or boat ramps.
Given its technological advances, dredging is one of the best ways to keep the waterways clean and healthy. As we continue to dredge, our environment will become more prosperous and less toxic.
Here are the six top benefits of dredging that you may not have known about: