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Corps to host three open houses onboard the Motor Vessel Mississippi

Corps to host three open houses onboard the Motor Vessel Mississippi,

ST. PAUL, Minn. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, will host three open houses onboard the Motor Vessel Mississippi:
• La Crosse, Wisconsin, Aug. 12, 5-7 p.m., at Riverside Park
• Wabasha, Minnesota, Aug. 13, 5-7 p.m., at 50 Pembroke Ave. (adjacent to the National Eagle Center)
• Red Wing, Minnesota, Aug. 14, 10 a.m.-12 p.m., at Levee Park

The Motor Vessel Mississippi

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ST. PAUL, Minn. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, will host three open houses onboard the Motor Vessel Mississippi:
• La Crosse, Wisconsin, Aug. 12, 5-7 p.m., at Riverside Park
• Wabasha, Minnesota, Aug. 13, 5-7 p.m., at 50 Pembroke Ave. (adjacent to the National Eagle Center)
• Red Wing, Minnesota, Aug. 14, 10 a.m.-12 p.m., at Levee Park

The Motor Vessel Mississippi

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, , U.S. Army Corps of Engineers – St. Paul, 1919, July 30, 2021, 8:16 am

Corps continues to monitor its Red River of the North reservoirs

Corps continues to monitor its Red River of the North reservoirs,

ST. PAUL, Minn. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, is closely monitoring water levels at its Red River of the North reservoirs. Below average precipitation and drought conditions continue to impact reservoir levels and discharges. Recent scattered precipitation in the basin has generally kept the pool elevations level.

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ST. PAUL, Minn. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, is closely monitoring water levels at its Red River of the North reservoirs. Below average precipitation and drought conditions continue to impact reservoir levels and discharges. Recent scattered precipitation in the basin has generally kept the pool elevations level.

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, , U.S. Army Corps of Engineers – St. Paul, 1919, July 29, 2021, 1:37 pm

Corps announces additional temporary closures at Hastings lock and dam to replace nearly 80-year-old gates

Corps announces additional temporary closures at Hastings lock and dam to replace nearly 80-year-old gates,

ST. PAUL, Minn. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, will have additional temporary closures at Lock and Dam 2 in Hastings, Minnesota, August 3 and 5 to properly align and seal the lock chamber’s new miter gates. The lock will be closed from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Lock and Dam 2 miter gates

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ST. PAUL, Minn. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, will have additional temporary closures at Lock and Dam 2 in Hastings, Minnesota, August 3 and 5 to properly align and seal the lock chamber’s new miter gates. The lock will be closed from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Lock and Dam 2 miter gates

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, , U.S. Army Corps of Engineers – St. Paul, 1919, July 29, 2021, 11:15 am

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers releases Natural Resources Management Strategic Plan

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers releases Natural Resources Management Strategic Plan,

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers today released a Natural Resources Management Strategic Plan that provides a framework for the future of the USACE Natural Resources Management (NRM) program. The plan ensures wise management of public access to USACE lands and waters in a manner that protects all project purposes and mission areas through responsible outdoor recreation, environmental conservation and land use management while partnering with communities to serve the American people.

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WASHINGTON – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers today released a Natural Resources Management Strategic Plan that provides a framework for the future of the USACE Natural Resources Management (NRM) program. The plan ensures wise management of public access to USACE lands and waters in a manner that protects all project purposes and mission areas through responsible outdoor recreation, environmental conservation and land use management while partnering with communities to serve the American people.

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, , U.S. Army Corps of Engineers – St. Paul, 1919, July 29, 2021, 10:51 am

Corps set to move dredged material, urges caution near work site

Corps set to move dredged material, urges caution near work site,

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, is scheduled to begin moving approximately 50,000 cubic yards of river sand, or dredged material, from the Dakota Island Placement Site, near Dakota, Minnesota, to the Trempealeau, Wisconsin, Placement Site, which is about 8 miles away.

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The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, is scheduled to begin moving approximately 50,000 cubic yards of river sand, or dredged material, from the Dakota Island Placement Site, near Dakota, Minnesota, to the Trempealeau, Wisconsin, Placement Site, which is about 8 miles away.

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, , U.S. Army Corps of Engineers – St. Paul, 1919, July 27, 2021, 10:53 am

Senior Army official visited Fargo-Moorhead flood project today

Senior Army official visited Fargo-Moorhead flood project today,

ST. PAUL, Minn. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, and Metro Flood Diversion Authority hosted Jaime A. Pinkham, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Army for Civil Works and Acting Assistant Secretary of the Army for Civil Works, in Fargo, North Dakota, today to tour the Fargo, N.D. /Moorhead, Minn., flood risk management project.
A group of individuals visit a construction site. There is a crane and cement wall behind the individuals.

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ST. PAUL, Minn. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, and Metro Flood Diversion Authority hosted Jaime A. Pinkham, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Army for Civil Works and Acting Assistant Secretary of the Army for Civil Works, in Fargo, North Dakota, today to tour the Fargo, N.D. /Moorhead, Minn., flood risk management project.
A group of individuals visit a construction site. There is a crane and cement wall behind the individuals.

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, , U.S. Army Corps of Engineers – St. Paul, 1919, July 23, 2021, 9:19 pm

Red Lake Dam flows reduced due to drought conditions

Red Lake Dam flows reduced due to drought conditions,

ST. PAUL, Minn. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, is reducing flows from Red Lake Dam, at the outlet of Lower Red Lake, in Clearwater County, Minnesota, because of drought conditions across the state.

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ST. PAUL, Minn. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, is reducing flows from Red Lake Dam, at the outlet of Lower Red Lake, in Clearwater County, Minnesota, because of drought conditions across the state.

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, , U.S. Army Corps of Engineers – St. Paul, 1919, July 21, 2021, 9:53 am

Corps urges caution in the Mississippi River Headwaters during drought

Corps urges caution in the Mississippi River Headwaters during drought,

ST. PAUL, Minn. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, urges boaters to go slow and use caution in lower-than-normal lakes right now. Warm weather and a lack of precipitation has resulted in low water levels. The Corps is closely monitoring lake levels and will adjust outflows as necessary.

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ST. PAUL, Minn. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, urges boaters to go slow and use caution in lower-than-normal lakes right now. Warm weather and a lack of precipitation has resulted in low water levels. The Corps is closely monitoring lake levels and will adjust outflows as necessary.

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, , U.S. Army Corps of Engineers – St. Paul, 1919, July 21, 2021, 9:46 am

Corps monitors low water on the Upper Mississippi River, navigation continues

Corps monitors low water on the Upper Mississippi River, navigation continues,

ST. PAUL, Minn. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, continues to closely monitor water levels on the Upper Mississippi River as drought conditions continue across Minnesota, Wisconsin and Iowa. The low water is not affecting shipping conditions on the river and navigation continues.

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ST. PAUL, Minn. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, continues to closely monitor water levels on the Upper Mississippi River as drought conditions continue across Minnesota, Wisconsin and Iowa. The low water is not affecting shipping conditions on the river and navigation continues.

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, , U.S. Army Corps of Engineers – St. Paul, 1919, July 21, 2021, 9:29 am

Corps announces temporary closure at Hastings lock and dam to replace nearly 80-year-old gates

Corps announces temporary closure at Hastings lock and dam to replace nearly 80-year-old gates,

ST. PAUL, Minn. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, will have four temporary closure periods at Lock and Dam 2 in Hastings, Minnesota, from July 20-29, to replace the lock chamber’s miter gates.
Lock and Dam 2 miter gates

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ST. PAUL, Minn. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, will have four temporary closure periods at Lock and Dam 2 in Hastings, Minnesota, from July 20-29, to replace the lock chamber’s miter gates.
Lock and Dam 2 miter gates

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, , U.S. Army Corps of Engineers – St. Paul, 1919, July 16, 2021, 11:40 pm