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Seattle District's Tim Warren, Cathie Desjardin and Charles Ifft pose for a photograph in Tallahassee, Florida. They are deployed as an Infrastructure Assessment Team where they are managing water and waste water treatment plant assessments as well as other technical assistance requests. The District, has so far deployed 13 technical experts to support both Hurricane Irma and Hurricane Harvey recovery efforts.
Seattle District assists hurricane recovery efforts
Seattle District's Tim Warren, Cathie Desjardin and Charles Ifft pose for a photograph in Tallahassee, Florida. They are deployed as an Infrastructure Assessment Team where they are managing water and waste water treatment plant assessments as well as other technical assistance requests. The District, has so far deployed 13 technical experts to support both Hurricane Irma and Hurricane Harvey recovery efforts.
The January-March 2017 Flagship is available to view online.
Flagship July-September 2017
The January-March 2017 Flagship is available to view online.
Katie Garon, Richard Smith and Michael Swenson are photographed with granite tiles, which are staged to be installed to reinforce a tunnel at Mud Mountain Dam. Each of these tiles weigh about a thousand pounds. The tunnel is nearly 1800 feet long by about 9-ft wide, and these tiles are about 2-ft square.
Mud Mountain Dam's granite tiles
Katie Garon, Richard Smith and Michael Swenson are photographed with granite tiles, which are staged to be installed to reinforce a tunnel at Mud Mountain Dam. Each of these tiles weigh about a thousand pounds. The tunnel is nearly 1800 feet long by about 9-ft wide, and these tiles are about 2-ft square.
Seattle District employees pose for a group photo June 29, 2017.
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Seattle District employees pose for a group photo June 29, 2017.
Vessels belonging to the Navy, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Seattle District and U.S. Coast Guard participated in a mock fuel spill drill known as the joint Boom Deployment and Spill Response Exercise, June 6, 2017, near Blake Island, Washington.
Protecting Puget Sound
Vessels belonging to the Navy, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Seattle District and U.S. Coast Guard participated in a mock fuel spill drill known as the joint Boom Deployment and Spill Response Exercise, June 6, 2017, near Blake Island, Washington.
An Eagle rests near Libby Dam, Montana, Mar. 28, 2017.
Eagle at Libby Dam
An Eagle rests near Libby Dam, Montana, Mar. 28, 2017.
Water flows through the spillways at Chief Joseph Dam, Feb. 20, 2017.  The outflow that evening was 24 kfcs. Chief Joseph Dam is the second largest hydropower producing dam in the United States. It is the largest hydropower producing dam operated by the US Army Corps of Engineers. (Photo by Capt. Chandler Alford)
Water flows at Chief Joseph Dam
Water flows through the spillways at Chief Joseph Dam, Feb. 20, 2017. The outflow that evening was 24 kfcs. Chief Joseph Dam is the second largest hydropower producing dam in the United States. It is the largest hydropower producing dam operated by the US Army Corps of Engineers. (Photo by Capt. Chandler Alford)
Rainbow over the waves at the Hiram M. Chittenden Locks (Ballard Locks), Feb. 9, 2017. The Locks were completed in 1917 by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers connecting the waters of Lake Washington, Lake Union, and Salmon Bay to the tidal waters of Puget Sound.
Rainbow over the waves
Rainbow over the waves at the Hiram M. Chittenden Locks (Ballard Locks), Feb. 9, 2017. The Locks were completed in 1917 by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers connecting the waters of Lake Washington, Lake Union, and Salmon Bay to the tidal waters of Puget Sound.

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International Kootenay Lake Board of Control to hold public meeting October 19

10/3/2017
SEATTLE – The International Kootenay Lake Board of Control will hold a public meeting October 19 in Nelson, British Columbia, Canada.

Seattle District will begin dredging in La Push, WA

9/27/2017
A U.S. Army Corps of Engineers contractor is staging equipment near La Push, Washington, in anticipation for upcoming dredging operations. Portable Hydraulic Dredging, LLC, from Anchorage, Alaska, is scheduled to start Sept. 29 on the $1.7 million project. The company will dredge about 60,000 cubic yards, working until December, barring weather delays.

Army Corps of Engineers waives fees on National Public Lands Day, Sept. 30

9/18/2017
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) announced today that it will waive day use fees normally charged at boat launch ramps and swimming beaches at its recreation areas nationwide in recognition of National Public Lands Day on Saturday, Sept. 30. The waiver does not apply to camping and camping-related services, or fees for specialized facilities such as group picnic shelters. Other agencies and partners that manage recreation areas located on USACE lands are encouraged, but not required, to comply with this waiver of day use fees in the areas they manage.

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