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Washington state’s first joint wetland and fish habitat bank was signed into operation May 5 by the Seattle District and Washington State Department of Ecology. This landmark event certifies that the 302-acre mitigation bank along the Coweeman River will now protect wetland functions and create salmon habitat.
Seattle District and Ecology certify Coweeman mitigation bank
Washington state’s first joint wetland and fish habitat bank was signed into operation May 5 by the Seattle District and Washington State Department of Ecology. This landmark event certifies that the 302-acre mitigation bank along the Coweeman River will now protect wetland functions and create salmon habitat.
Help inspire kids to become future stewards of our nation’s natural and historic treasures. Every Kid in a Park provides all fourth grade students and their families free admission for a full year to more than 2,000 federally-managed sites nationwide. Plan a family outing today!
Every Kid in a Park
Help inspire kids to become future stewards of our nation’s natural and historic treasures. Every Kid in a Park provides all fourth grade students and their families free admission for a full year to more than 2,000 federally-managed sites nationwide. Plan a family outing today!
Construction on the Airfield Operations Complex program being built at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington, is coming along nicely.  See facebook for more information.
JBLM's Air Traffic Control Tower construction progresses
Construction on the Airfield Operations Complex program being built at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington, is coming along nicely. See facebook for more information.
In a process known as bioremediation, Seattle District environmental engineers are using an additive to alter conditions and induce bacteria to break down an explosive contaminant at Naval Base Kitsap in Bangor, Washington.
Bioremediation: Enlisting bacteria to battle contaminants
In a process known as bioremediation, Seattle District environmental engineers are using an additive to alter conditions and induce bacteria to break down an explosive contaminant at Naval Base Kitsap in Bangor, Washington.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is the Nation’s leading provider of outdoor recreation with over 400 lake and river projects in 43 states and over 370 million visitors per year.
Life Jackets Worn... Nobody Mourns
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is the Nation’s leading provider of outdoor recreation with over 400 lake and river projects in 43 states and over 370 million visitors per year.

Latest News Releases

Industry Day for Potential Contractors June 22

6/9/2016
Seattle District is hosting an Industry Day on June 22 to introduce and receive comments on an upcoming requirement for a large civil works project valued at $50 to $100 million to construct a new barrier structure, fish passage facility, associated site work and appurtenances near Buckley, Washington, for Mud Mountain Dam. Learn more, including how to register at: http://1.usa.gov/1PhPWd9

Corps extends Quillayute Proposed Plan public comment period

6/8/2016
SEATTLE – U.S. Army Corps of Engineers officials are extending the public review and comment period for the former Naval Auxiliary Air Station Quillayute Proposed Plan to July 15, 2016.

Chittenden Locks to close 5 hours June 7 for saltwater drain inspection

6/2/2016
SEATTLE – The Hiram M. Chittenden Locks in Ballard will close to all marine traffic 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. June 7 allowing divers to inspect a saltwater drain screen structure.

Army Corps of Engineers permitting workshop June 15

6/1/2016
Seattle District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Regulatory Branch is hosting a workshop June 15 to provide an overview of the Corps' mitigation program. If you would like to learn more about mitigation or just come meet Corps Regulators plan to join us June 15 - RSVP to (206) 764-3768.

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