The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has restricted boat access at the downstream navigation approach channel to lock users only.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is seeking public comments on a draft environmental assessment for continued maintenance of the Columbia River Federal Navigation Channel. The proposed maintenance includes placement of dredged material on the eastern shoreline of Rice Island and re-handling material at an in-water site near Howard Island. The public comment period ends Sept. 7, 2015.
The proposed action, to implement a restoration project improving access to fish habitat in Trestle Bay,
will not significantly affect the quality of the human environment and an environmental impact statement is
not required. Restoring access to Trestle Bay will result in long term benefits for juvenile salmonids by improving access/egress to important shallow-water habitat.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Portland District is seeking public comments on the Draft Integrated Feasibility Report and Environmental Assessment for Oaks Bottom Section 206 Habitat Restoration Project in Multnomah County, Oregon.
The current study schedule for five key milestones associated with the Corps Lower Willamette River Ecosystem Restoration Study.
Portland District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, is implementing its 2015 seasonal lockage schedule for the passage of recreational vessels.