From left to right: Park Ranger Sara Emrick, Natural Resources Manager David LaDouceur, and Park Ranger Amber Tilton (now public affairs spokesperson for the Corps) pose for a group photo at a past eagle watch event. Since 2010 park rangers at The Dalles Lock & Dam have hosted an annual Eagle Watch from The Dalles Dam Visitor Center.
The crew of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' dredge vessel, the Yaquina, stands together as the vessel is in dry dock in September 2023. Members of the Yaquina crew rescued a woman from the river after she'd fallen into the currents several miles upriver.
Lyle Wold at his desk in the Portland District U.S. Army Corps of Engineers headquarters office in downtown Portland, Oregon. Wold is a project controller in the Programs Management Branch. (USACE Photo by Amber Tilton, Public Affairs Specialist)


USACE invites public to Willamette Valley reservoir levels info session
Water managers from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) invite the public to an online information session to learn about the summer forecast for the Willamette Valley System (WVS) of dams and...
Swim, paddle, relax: Dive into the summer secrets of seven Willamette Valley reservoirs
This Memorial Day weekend and continuing into the summer, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' reservoirs in the Willamette Valley are overflowing with recreation opportunities for visitors of all ages...
Columbia River lock schedule begins for recreational boaters
Recreational boaters passing through the three lower Columbia River dams must follow a summer locking schedule through Sept. 14. Commercial vessels will continue to lock through upon arrival except...

Public Notices

Bradford Island Restoration Advisory Board meeting scheduled for June 11
The next Restoration Advisory Board (RAB) meeting for the Bradford Island National Priority List (NPL) Site is scheduled for Tuesday, June 11, 2024, from 5-7 p.m...
Corps updates Safe Lockage Policy for recreational vessels on Columbia, Snake rivers
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has put the following guidelines in place for the continued safe passage of recreational craft through the navigation locks at McNary, John Day, The Dalles, and...
Bradford Island Restoration Advisory Board set to meet in person April 9th
The public is encouraged to attend in person the next Bradford Island Federal Facility National Priorities Site Listing Restoration Advisory Board (RAB) meeting at Cascade Locks City Hall or virtually...