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Archive: October, 2016

Army Corps of Engineers dredging Everett Harbor

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, in partnership with local sponsor Port of Everett, began maintenance dredging of the lower channel of the Everett Harbor and Snohomish River on October 31. [Read More]
Published: Oct-31-16

Chittenden Locks Large chamber closed Nov. 7-23

SEATTLE – The large lock at the Hiram M. Chittenden Locks in Ballard is scheduled to close to all marine traffic from 9 a.m., Nov. 7, to 8 p.m., Nov. 23, for annual maintenance. [Read More]
Published: Oct-26-16

Chief of Engineers signs Puget Sound Nearshore Ecosystem Restoration Project report

SEATTLE – Puget Sound’s ecosystem health took a leap forward with the recent signing of a U.S. Army Corps of Engineers report, which recommends large-scale restoration projects on three northwest Washington estuaries. [Read More]
Published: Oct-18-16

Army Corps of Engineers responds to coastal storm threat

Seattle District flood team members are preparing to make revetment repairs at La Push on the Washington coast and have distributed sandbags to the City of Aberdeen and Hoh Tribe in anticipation of a significant coastal storm Saturday. [Read More]
Published: Oct-14-16

Army Corps of Engineers repairing Chehalis-Centralia Airport Levee

The Chehalis-Centralia Airport Levee in Lewis County, Washington, will be repaired beginning October 10, 2016. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers officials will restore a section of the levee, which includes a damaged 36-inch-diameter reinforced concrete pipe located on the north side of the airport. [Read More]
Published: Oct-06-16

Army Corps installing new contaminant monitoring wells at Moses Lake

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ officials will begin installing six new deep groundwater monitoring wells in mid-October at the Moses Lake Wellfield Superfund site in Moses Lake, Washington. [Read More]
Published: Oct-05-16