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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

Construction to begin in Lakeside Park

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is removing old, deteriorating restrooms at Cottage Grove Reservoir's Lakeside Park and replacing them with more efficient vault-style toilets. [Read More]
Published: Jan-16-15

Eagle Watch at The Dalles Dam Visitor Center scheduled: Jan. 24

Catch a glimpse of the American bald eagle during the Corps’ fifth annual Dam Eagle Watch on Jan. 24 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at The Dalles Dam Visitor Center in The Dalles, Oregon. [Read More]
Published: Jan-02-15

Construction to begin in Schwarz Park

Users of Schwarz Park near Cottage Grove, Ore., will have their serenity temporarily disrupted by minor construction over the next few weeks. [Read More]
Published: Dec-05-14

Bonneville Dam Bradford Island Visitor Center temporary closure extended to Dec. 8

Bonneville Lock and Dam’s Bradford Island Visitor Center remains closed until Dec. 8, during repairs to the bridge crossing the Bradford Island fish ladder, the primary entrance to the visitor center. [Read More]
Published: Dec-04-14

McGregor Park offers fall nature experience

If you’re looking to venture outdoors this fall and enjoy what nature has to offer, consider McGregor Park at Lost Creek Lake. [Read More]
Published: Nov-21-14

Corps seeks comments on Fall Creek fish facility

The Corps is seeking public comments on its draft environmental assessment of the proposed Fall Creek Dam and Reservoir Adult Fish Facility Upgrade. [Read More]
Published: Nov-12-14

Environment, sense of community restored at Westmoreland Park

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers partnered with the City of Portland to restore the portion of Crystal Springs Creek that flows through Westmoreland Park in southeast Portland. The Corps removed a man-made duck pond and restored the area to a natural wetland. Restoring ecosystems and improving watershed health are important Corps missions. [Read More]
Published: Oct-22-14

Corps seeks comments on Fall Creek drawdown

The Corps is seeking public comments on its draft environmental assessment of downstream fish enhancements for juvenile salmonids at Fall Creek Dam east of Eugene, Ore. [Read More]
Published: Oct-07-14
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