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Corps offers free fishing clinic at Spearfish Park June 6

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers invites the public to a family fishing event at Spearfish Park, near Dallesport, Washington, on June 6 from 9 a.m. to noon. The event coincides with the state of Washington’s free fishing weekend and national Get Outdoors Day. [Read More]
Published: Jun-01-15

Corps begins cormorant management actions at East Sand Island

he U.S. Army Corps of Engineers began preparations to manage double-crested cormorants through culling individual adult birds and oiling eggs at East Sand Island. [Read More]
Published: May-22-15

Drought could impact Corps permits

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers regulators say Oregon’s drought conditions could impact some project plans. [Read More]
Published: May-22-15

Bonneville Dam rocks on with Geology Day May 23

Bonneville Lock and Dam invites future geologists and their families to Geology Day, May 23, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Bradford Island Visitor Center. [Read More]
Published: May-20-15

Corps to issue draft Rogue water management plan for public review

The Corps will issue its draft Rogue Basin summer water management plan next week for public review and comment. [Read More]
Published: May-20-15

Columbia River summer recreational lockage schedule begins May 15

May 15 marks the start of the summer schedule for recreational boaters using navigation locks to travel past U.S. Army Corps of Engineers dams on the Columbia and Snake rivers. [Read More]
Published: May-13-15

Critical repairs beginning at MCR North Jetty

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is staging equipment and material at the North Jetty in Cape Disappointment State Park, Washington, to repair the 100-year-old navigation structure. The fenced area near and on the North Jetty is an active construction site and should be avoided. [Read More]
Published: May-05-15

The Dalles Dam visitor center and tours reopen for summer

The Dalles Dam visitor center will be open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Fridays through Sundays from May 1 until Memorial Day, and then every day through Labor Day. Tours of The Dalles Dam will be offered every Saturday and Sunday at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. starting May 2. [Read More]
Published: Apr-20-15

Corps to host Rogue water management planning call

The Corps and its partners will hold their next conference call April 21 at 2 p.m. to plan Rogue River Basin Project summer water management operations. [Read More]
Published: Apr-16-15

Revised District policy promotes algae awareness; Advises: When in doubt, stay out.

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Portland District is advancing public awareness of potentially [Read More]
Published: Apr-13-15

Corps alerts visitors to Elk Creek construction

The Corps alerts visitors to the Elk Creek Project that construction activity will continue this spring and summer to improve public access to the area. [Read More]
Published: Mar-31-15

Corps signs record of decision for Columbia River salmonid predation final environmental impact statement

The Northwestern Division commander signed a record of decision for the Double-Crested Cormorant Management Plan Final Environmental Impact Statement. [Read More]
Published: Mar-20-15

Fish tests delay Foster Reservoir spring refill

Foster Reservoir’s normal spring refill schedule has changed again this year to accommodate ongoing fish passage research. The reservoir’s summer elevation will also be slightly lower again this summer. [Read More]
Published: Mar-17-15

Corps seeks comments on draft EA for Trestle Bay Restoration Project

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers seeking public comments on its draft Environmental Assessment and Finding of No Significant Impact for Trestle Bay Restoration Project. The public comment period ends April 11, 2015. [Read More]
Published: Mar-16-15

Spillway gate rehab will lower Lookout Point Reservoir summer water levels

Lookout Point Reservoir’s water level will be kept at least 60 feet below its usual maximum elevation this summer, affecting recreational access. [Read More]
Published: Mar-11-15

Corps seeks comments on Jordan Cove Energy Project permit review funding proposal

The Portland District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, is seeking public comment on its plan to accept funds from the Oregon International Port of Coos Bay on behalf of Jordan Cove Energy Project, L.P. to review potential effects to the Coos Bay Federal Navigation Channel. [Read More]
Published: Mar-05-15

Corps alerts public to establishment of Danger Zone

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is establishing a Danger Zone in the Pacific Ocean offshore of Camp Rilea, Clatsop County, Oregon. The danger zone will be in force only during weapons range training activities scheduled and managed by Oregon National Guard personnel at Camp Rilea. [Read More]
Published: Feb-25-15

Corps of Engineers seeks comments on Oregon LNG permit review funding proposal

The Portland District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, is seeking public comment on its plan to accept funds from Clatsop Diking Improvement Company #9 on behalf of Oregon Liquefied Natural Gas. The Portland District will review Oregon LNG’s proposed request to modify federally constructed flood risk reduction projects and the Columbia River Federal Navigation Channel. [Read More]
Published: Feb-24-15

Corps releases Columbia River Salmonid Predation Final Environmental Impact Statement

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers today released the final Environmental Impact Statement to reduce predation on juvenile salmon and steelhead listed under the Endangered Species Act by a large population of double-crested cormorants in the Columbia River estuary. [Read More]
Published: Feb-06-15

Corps warns boaters of Lost Creek Reservoir debris

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers warns boaters that a large amount of floating debris has accumulated at the upper end of Lost Creek Reservoir. [Read More]
Published: Feb-04-15
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