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USACE to reduce flows from Lake Okeechobee. Starting June 22, new targets are 3,000 cfs measured at Franklin Lock & Dam and 1,170 cfs measured at St. Lucie Lock & Dam.
USACE to reduce flows from Lake Okeechobee
Starting June 22, new targets are 3,000 cfs measured at Franklin Lock & Dam and 1,170 cfs measured at St. Lucie Lock & Dam.
The $1.7 billion work-plan for Fiscal Year 2018 Civil Works appropriations, released by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers June 11, includes $143 million for Jacksonville District’s continuing navigation, flood and coastal storm damage reduction and aquatic ecosystem restoration projects in Florida and Puerto Rico.
2018 work-plan includes $143 million for projects in Florida and Puerto Rico
The $1.7 billion work-plan for Fiscal Year 2018 Civil Works appropriations, released by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers June 11, includes $143 million for Jacksonville District’s continuing navigation, flood and coastal storm damage reduction and aquatic ecosystem restoration projects in Florida and Puerto Rico.
Ortona Lock reopens for navigation after completion of maintenance and repairs
Ortona Lock reopens for navigation after completion of maintenance and repairs
South Florida team: JOB WELL DONE!
Jacksonville District Commander Col. Jason Kirk writes about managing water in Lake Okeechobee and south Florida.
Why do we release water from Lake Okeechobee?
Jacksonville District Commander Col. Jason Kirk writes about managing water in Lake Okeechobee and south Florida.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Jacksonville District is accepting comments on its environmental review of the South Florida Water Management District’s Everglades Agricultural Area (EAA) storage reservoir study. Comments will be accepted through July 24, 2018.
Corps accepting comments on environmental review of State’s EAA reservoir study
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Jacksonville District is accepting comments on its environmental review of the South Florida Water Management District’s Everglades Agricultural Area (EAA) storage reservoir study. Comments will be accepted through July 24, 2018.

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Corps completes dredging for St. Augustine Beach renourishment project

6/21/2018
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Jacksonville District announced dredging work for the renourishment of the St. Johns County Shore Protection Project is now complete. Final tilling and beach work will continue through Thursday, and construction equipment located at Pope Road will be removed by June 26.

USACE to reduce flows from Lake Okeechobee

6/21/2018
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Jacksonville District will reduce flows from Lake Okeechobee over the weekend. Starting Friday (June 22), the target flow for the Caloosahatchee Estuary will be reduced to 3,000 cubic feet per second (cfs) as measured at W.P. Franklin Lock & Dam (S-79) located near Fort Myers. The target flow for the St. Lucie Estuary will be reduced to a seven-day average of 1,170 cfs as measured at St. Lucie Lock & Dam (S-80) near Stuart.

Corps to dredge problematic shoal on Intracoastal Waterway in Martin County

6/20/2018
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will dredge a problematic shoal located within the Crossroads reach of the Intracoastal Waterway (IWW) in Martin County starting this week and ending work in mid-July.

Corps awards Intracoastal Waterway, Ponce de Leon Inlet dredging contract

6/18/2018
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers awarded a maintenance dredging contract for portions of the Intracoastal Waterway (IWW) and the Ponce de Leon Inlet in Volusia County June 15. The Corps awarded the $8.55 million contract to Cavache, Inc. of Pompano Beach Florida. Consolidating these dredging projects is anticipated to result in a cost savings of $1.5 million.

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