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Since inception of the Central & Southern Florida (C&SF) project, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has invested $2.3 billion to date into ecosystem restoration in south Florida through congressional appropriations.
South Florida Ecosystem Restoration (SFER) Program Overview
Since inception of the Central & Southern Florida (C&SF) project, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has invested $2.3 billion to date into ecosystem restoration in south Florida through congressional appropriations.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, alongside federal, state and local officials, celebrated the start of construction on one of the three remaining contracts for the C-111 South Dade project, an Everglades restoration project in Miami-Dade County.
Corps breaks ground on North Detention Area for Everglades project
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, alongside federal, state and local officials, celebrated the start of construction on one of the three remaining contracts for the C-111 South Dade project, an Everglades restoration project in Miami-Dade County.
Jacksonville District Annual Report 2015
Jacksonville District Annual Report 2015
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Crews install a partial cutoff wall in the middle of the Herbert Hoover Dike near Pahokee in 2012.  The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers installed 21.4 miles of cutoff wall in the southeast side of the dike surrounding Lake Okeechobee from 2007-2013.
Environmental report on proposed dike repairs available for review
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Jacksonville District has released a draft environmental report for public review on its proposal for additional embankment repairs on Herbert Hoover Dike surrounding Lake Okeechobee.
Making tomorrow better—An introduction to the Jacksonville District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Making tomorrow better—An introduction to the Jacksonville District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
District commander Col. Jason Kirk provides an introduction to the Jacksonville District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Corps of Engineers announces Miami Harbor project successes
Corps of Engineers announces Miami Harbor project successes
The U.S Army Corps of Engineers announces the official construction completion on the Miami Harbor Deepening and Widening Project, the first major port deepening to a 50-feet depth in the southeastern United States. Along with deepening, which was finished in September, mitigation construction is also completed.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Jacksonville District and partners at the South Florida Water Management District and the National Park Service hosted a tour of America's Everglades for a delegation of senior water management officials from the People’s Republic of China, including the Minister of Water Resources.
Jacksonville District hosts Minister of Chinese Water Resources on a tour of America's Everglades
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Jacksonville District and partners at the South Florida Water Management District and the National Park Service hosted a tour of America's Everglades for a delegation of senior water management officials from the People’s Republic of China, including the Minister of Water Resources.
The first increment of the G-3273 and S-356 Pump Station Field Test (Increment 1) started Oct. 15.  The test aims to increase flows to Everglades National Park and is the result of a collaborative effort between the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, U.S. Department of the Interior and the State of Florida.
Water operations field test begins in Everglades
The first increment of the G-3273 and S-356 Pump Station Field Test (Increment 1) started Oct. 15. The test aims to increase flows to Everglades National Park and is the result of a collaborative effort between the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, U.S. Department of the Interior and the State of Florida.
Federal, state and local officials break ground to celebrate the start of a major construction contract for the reservoir component of the C-44 Reservoir and Stormwater Treatment Area project located near Indiantown, Fla. The C-44 Reservoir is a critical project to restore America’s Everglades.
Corps breaks ground on reservoir for Everglades project
Federal, state and local officials break ground to celebrate the start of construction on the reservoir component of the C-44 Reservoir and Stormwater Treatment Area project located near Indiantown, Fla.

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Fight invasive species at First Coast Air Potato Roundups Feb. 27 and at Jacksonville University Feb. 29

2/4/2016
First coast residents can fight invasive species by participating in the 10th Annual First Coast Air Potato Roundup Saturday, Feb. 27 from 9 a.m. to noon in Jacksonville, Florida and the surrounding area. In addition, Jacksonville University will host an event Monday, Feb. 29 from 1 p.m. to 4 pm. The Invasive Species Management Branch of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Jacksonville District and partners at the First Coast Invasive Working Group host the event to celebrate National Invasive Species Awareness Week.

Corps to maximize flows from Lake Okeechobee

2/4/2016
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Jacksonville District will further increase flows from Lake Okeechobee this weekend in an effort to stem the rise in water level brought about by recent heavy precipitation. Starting Friday (Feb. 5), the Corps will remove specific target flows and release as much water as practical through Moore Haven Lock (S-77) located on the west side of the lake, and the Port Mayaca Lock (S-308) located on the east side of the lake.

Mile Point construction moves forward

2/1/2016
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Jacksonville District asks the public to use caution in the waterways at Mile Point on the St. Johns River. Heavy construction is ongoing in the Chicopit Bay and Helen Cooper Floyd Park area near Mayport Naval Station.

Corps announces additional increase to flows from Lake Okeechobee

1/29/2016
With the rise in Lake Okeechobee accelerating, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Jacksonville District has announced its intent to increase flows from Lake Okeechobee. New targets are 6,500 cfs to Caloosahatchee and 2,800 cfs to St. Lucie.

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