US Army Corps of Engineers
St. Paul District Website

The February edition of The Corps Environment is now available.
Construction will start soon at Big Sandy Lake Dam. A Corps contractor will rehab the dam to ensure it continues to perform as designed. Work is expected to last through next winter.
It’s a sign that spring is near, as the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, will start its annual Lake Pepin ice measurements Feb. 9.
The U.S. Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, dewatered Lock and Dam, 4 near Alma, Wisconsin to perform an inspection, maintenance and repairs.
It may be cold now, but there's nothing stopping you from making your reservations now! Recreation.gov is your one-stop shop for federal recreation information. Reservations can be made up to 180 days in advance.

Around the District

Dewatered Lock and Dam 4
The St. Paul District operates 49 recreation areas, ranging from public landings along the Mississippi River to lock and dam visitor centers to full-service campgrounds. These recreation areas are an important component of the region’s tourism industry, and the impact on the local and regional economies is significant.
Steam rises from the Mississippi River around the Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District's Pokegama Dam during the winter. The dam and recreation area are located near Grand Rapids, Minn.
Engineer reviews construction

Latest News

Corps of Engineers, Prairie Island Indian Community ink agreement for Mississippi River island restoration project
ST. PAUL, Minn. –The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, and the Prairie Island Indian Community, signed a project partnership agreement for an environmental improvement project on the Mississippi River near Red Wing, Minnesota, Feb. 25.
Published: 2/25/2021
CANCELLED: Corps virtual open house for small businesses interested in federal contracts
ST. PAUL, Minn. –The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, has cancelled the virtual open house for small businesses interested in federal contracts that was scheduled for April 27.
Published: 2/24/2021
Corps of Engineers seeks input on Reno Bottoms forest restoration project
ST. PAUL, Minn. –The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, seeks public input on a potential forest restoration project to enhance and restore habitat in the 14,000-acre Reno Bottoms area, located in Pool 9 of the Mississippi River.
Published: 2/19/2021
  • FacebookFacebook
  • TwitterTwitter

Water Resources Nation Ambassador logo