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News from around USACE

SWG holds Women’s History Month observance
3/21/2023 UPDATED
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Galveston District observed Women’s History Month with an online presentation March 21, 2023.This year’s theme, chosen by the National Women’s History...
The need to be Dam Safe
Dams are often synonymous with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. Responsible for more than 740 dams across the nation, USACE and its Dam Safety Program is responsible ensuring these structures provide...
Union Beach Coastal Storm Risk Reduction Project gets underway
3/21/2023 UPDATED
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), New York District, in partnership with the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (NJDEP) announced the start of construction work for the Union...
A step towards navigable waters: A history of McNary Lock and Dam
As people moved into the Pacific Northwest, communities grew around the rivers, especially the Columbia and Snake. Back then, the rivers were temperamental and hard to navigate. However, there was a...