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Precipitation has enabled the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to schedule additional whitewater and fisheries releases from the Francis E. Walter Dam during the 2015 recreation season. See details below.
2015 F.E. Walter Dam Water Releases
Precipitation has enabled the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to schedule additional whitewater and fisheries releases from the Francis E. Walter Dam during the 2015 recreation season. See details below.
COL William H. Graham, commander of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers North Atlantic Division, visited the Philadelphia District on June 30-July 1 touring multiple projects including military construction work; beachfill in New Jersey; and dredging operations on the Delaware River.
COL Graham Visit
COL William H. Graham, commander of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers North Atlantic Division, visited the Philadelphia District on June 30-July 1 touring multiple projects including military construction work; beachfill in New Jersey; and dredging operations on the Delaware River.
The McFarland, a deep-draft hopper dredge owned and operated by the Philadelphia District, conducted emergency dredging for 62 days on the Southwest Pass of the Mississippi River. The dredge was called upon because high stages impacted navigation.
McFarland Emergency Dredging
The McFarland, a deep-draft hopper dredge owned and operated by the Philadelphia District, conducted emergency dredging for 62 days on the Southwest Pass of the Mississippi River. The dredge was called upon because high stages impacted navigation.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and its contractor Weeks Marine began beachfill construction at Broadkill Beach, Delaware as part of the Delaware River Main Channel Deepening project in April of 2015. The project involves dredging sand from the Delaware River to deepen the river for navigation purposes and placing on the beach to reduce future storm damages.
Broadkill Beach Construction
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and its contractor Weeks Marine began beachfill construction at Broadkill Beach, Delaware as part of the Delaware River Main Channel Deepening project in April of 2015. The project involves dredging sand from the Delaware River to deepen the river for navigation purposes and placing on the beach to reduce future storm damages.
Nearly 400 volunteers took part in Take Pride in Blue Marsh Day, an annual tradition which encourages the public and organizations to get involved in the stewardship of public lands, waters and parks.
Take Pride in Blue Marsh Day
Nearly 400 volunteers took part in Take Pride in Blue Marsh Day, an annual tradition which encourages the public and organizations to get involved in the stewardship of public lands, waters and parks.
Marine Design Center
Marine Design Center
The Marine Design Center is the Army Corps of Engineers' center of expertise and experience for the development and application of innovative strategies and technologies for naval architecture and marine engineering.

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