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Archive: 2016
  • November

    5 cool features at historic ranch near Isabella Dam project

    Corps archaeologists recently examined several cultural resources and a historic property on a survey of land south of the auxiliary dam construction area. The historic property is a ranch complex with some features dating back to the late 1800’s, remnants of early settlers in California’s southern central valley
  • Oologah Lake staff hosts disabled sportsman’s hunt

     Oologah Lake was the site of the 18th annual disabled sportsman’s hunt held Nov. 11-13.The special
  • Formula for winter reservoir management more complicated than it appears

    With the rainy season upon us, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Sacramento District is buckling down to ensure the Central Valley’s reservoirs are ready for whatever the season may or may not bring. While water management is a year-round responsibility, the winter months bring with them especially tough challenges for the Corps in maintaining the delicate balance of flood risk reduction and water supply.
  • STEM Support

    Huntington District participated in the Huntington East Middle School Career Day with nearly 600 students in grades 6-8 at the Huntington East Middle School Career Day.
  • Congressman Wenstrup visits Meldahl

    Colonel Secrist met with Congressman Brad Wenstrup at the Meldahl Lock and Dam for a project tour. He briefed the congressman on how integration with the hydropower plant works, the USACE navigation mission, the completed work of the auxiliary lock chamber gates, as well as an explanation of the planned main lock chamber gate replacement in the summer of 2017.