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Corps closes West Avery Park

The Corps has closed the west portion of Avery Park near Wishram, Washington. The east portion of the park remains open. [Read More]
Published: Oct-02-15

Santiam reservoir levels expected to keep dropping

Detroit and Green Peter reservoirs on the North and Middle Santiam rivers are likely to recede below their minimum conservation elevations as early as next week. [Read More]
Published: Sep-18-15

Corps announces Columbia River winter recreational vessel lockage schedule

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers begins its winter recreational vessel lock schedule for its Columbia River dams Sept. 15. [Read More]
Published: Sep-14-15

Corps invites volunteers to improve Foster Lake

Roll up your sleeves and devote Saturday morning, Sept. 26 to improving the parks, shoreline and trail around Foster Lake. [Read More]
Published: Sep-11-15

Volunteers needed for Rogue River Clean-Up

Celebrate National Public Lands Day and the National River Cleanup by giving back to your watershed. Join the fall Rogue River Clean-Up, Saturday, Sept. 26. [Read More]
Published: Sep-10-15

Corps to present Lost Creek, Applegate dam failure inundation maps

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will provide the opportunity for residents and business owners along the Rogue and Applegate rivers to view dam failure inundation maps in Shady Cove and Grants Pass. [Read More]
Published: Sep-10-15

Geocache with a park ranger at The Dalles Lock and Dam Visitor Center Sept. 12

Enjoy an afternoon walk, geocache style, and learn about local history while treasure hunting at The Dalles Lock and Dam Visitor Center Sept. 12. [Read More]
Published: Sep-03-15

Army Corps of Engineers supports new “Every Kid in a Park” recreation initiative

A variety of fun opportunities to get fourth graders outside are available at Portland District’s recreation areas in Oregon and southwest Washington. Every Kid in a Park gives fourth graders free access to hundreds of parks, lands and water for an entire year. [Read More]
Published: Sep-02-15

Corps begins accepting some permit applications electronically

The Portland District Regulatory office is accepting electronic permit applications for several Oregon counties and some Washington ports. The list of counties and ports where electronic applications are available is at http://www.nwp.usace.army.mil/Missions/Regulatory/Projects.aspx. [Read More]
Published: Aug-21-15

Corps restricts boat access at The Dalles Navigation Lock

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has restricted boat access at the downstream navigation approach channel to lock users only. [Read More]
Published: Aug-20-15

Corps seeks comments on draft environmental assessment for Columbia River navigation channel maintenance

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. [Read More]
Published: Aug-07-15

Construction to close Fall Creek North Shore boat ramp

The North Shore Park and Boat Ramp at Fall Creek Reservoir will be closed from September 2015 through as late as June 2016 due to construction. [Read More]
Published: Aug-06-15

Portland Mayor Hales and Corps announce environmental restoration project for lower Willamette Basin

City of Portland Mayor Charlie Hales and Portland District Commander Col. Jose Aguilar announced that a plan to restore five Portland sites in the lower Willamette River basin was unanimously approved today by the Civil Works Review Board of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers in Washington, District of Columbia. [Read More]
Published: Jul-30-15

Corps warns of low Lost Creek Lake levels

Water levels at Lost Creek Lake will be unusually low for the rest of the summer and into the fall. [Read More]
Published: Jul-29-15

Corps calls shutterbugs to share photos promoting life jacket wear, offers prizes

This summer the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Portland District, is promoting life jacket use with WEAR IT to Win It, a photo contest campaign on Facebook and Twitter. [Read More]
Published: Jul-09-15

Corps to close Green Peter Dam road, adjacent parks

We will close the road over Green Peter Dam and the public areas on both ends of the dam from Aug. 31, 2015, to Feb. 15, 2016, to rehabilitate the second of the dam's two spillway gates. [Read More]
Published: Jun-30-15

Celilo Park access restricted during tree trimming

Celilo Park’s lawn and restrooms may not be accessible at times June 16-18. [Read More]
Published: Jun-11-15

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
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