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July, 2016


Unsafe toxin detected in algae blooms on Rufus Woods Lake

An unusually high level of an unsafe naturally occurring toxin was detected in algae blooms at Rufus Woods Lake, prompting U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ officials to post Washington State Department of Health warnings against swimming, water skiing and other in-water activities at the lake near Bridgeport, Washington. [Read More]
Published: Jul-22-16

Army Corps of Engineers repairing Dykstra levee in Auburn

The Dykstra Levee System in King County, Washington, is getting a makeover starting July, 25, 2016 when U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ officials begin repairing three sections totaling approximately 850 feet of damage along the Green River during the months of August 2016 thru January 2017. [Read More]
Published: Jul-20-16

Unsafe toxin detected in algae blooms on Rufus Woods Lake

SEATTLE – An unsafe level of a naturally occurring toxin was detected in algae blooms at Rufus Woods Lake, prompting U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ officials to post Washington State Department of Health warnings against swimming, water skiing and other in-water activities at the lake near Bridgeport, Washington. [Read More]
Published: Jul-15-16