heavy equipment breaches dam embankment
A river rerouted: Step 1 in the Marsh Lake ecosystem restoration project
The St. Paul District, along with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources and the Upper Minnesota Watershed District, oversaw the rerouting of the Pomme de Terre River, near Ortonville, Minnesota, on Oct. 1. The river restoration is one of three project features as part of the Marsh Lake Ecosystem Restoration Project, which aims to improve habitat in the area.
site storing dredged material
Revolutionizing Dredged Material Management
As part of the district's Dredged Material Management Plan, the public, private entities and government agencies are encouraged to take dredged material free of charge from Corps of Engineers' material stockpiles.
Printable graphic representation of how the three modes of ground transportation compare to each other.
Advantages of barges on the river
Printable graphic representation of how the three modes of ground transportation compare to each other.
Road in northern Minnesota
Gull Lake Dam Road purpose and need evaluation
The St. Paul District is evaluating the future of Gull Lake Dam Road, located on the Gull Lake Recreation Area, in Cass County.
Lower St. Anthony Falls lock and dam
Minneapolis Locks Disposition Study
Find out more about the disposition study being conducted on the three twin cities locks and dams: Upper St. Anthony Falls, Lower St. Anthony Falls and Lock and Dam 1 (Ford Dam)

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High water forces closure of Corps of Engineers’ Blackhawk Park

ST. PAUL, Minn. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, is temporarily closing its Blackhawk Park, located near De Soto, Wisconsin, due to high river levels.
Published: 10/17/2018

Corps awards $7.475 million contract for dredged material unload project

ST. PAUL, Minn. –The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, awarded a $7.475 million contract Sept. 24, 2018, to Dubuque Barge & Fleeting Services, Co., of Dubuque, Iowa, to carry-out a Corps Island Dredged Material Unloading project.
Published: 9/25/2018

Corps to draw down Eau Galle reservoir for winter maintenance

ST. PAUL, Minn. –The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, will begin drawing down its Eau Galle Reservoir in Spring Valley, Wisconsin, two feet, starting Monday, Sept. 24, in order to perform maintenance work on the dam this winter.
Published: 9/21/2018

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