Author: Ferdinand Detres Jr

News from around USACE

New IWR Report on Best Practices for Virtual Engagement
In response to the expanded use of remote employees and telework, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Institute for Water Resources (IWR) recently prepared and released the publication Best...
Navajo Nation Silver Jackets Team Takes Action in Birdsprings, Arizona
Led by the Navajo Nation Department of Water Resources (NN DWR) and coordinated by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), a Silver Jackets team, dubbed the Navajo Nation Silver Jackets (NN SJ),...
District Officer Introductory Course offers unique learning experience for junior officers
One common misconception about the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is that most people who work for the agency are in the military. In fact, of the roughly 37,000 people who work for USACE, only about...
New York Joins Army Corps Wildfire Response: A Close Look at a Challenging Mission
Jason Shea, a project manager with the New York District of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, has recently completed a one month deployment to Hawaii supporting the Federal Emergency Management...