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Public Service Message: Stay off piers, breakwaters during high winds, storms, wave action.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Detroit District, strongly urges people to use caution around breakwaters, piers or jetties in the Great Lakes and to adhere to posted warning signs. Do not swim near or jump off any structure, the life you save may be your own. Photo Credit: iStock Ludington Pier
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2019 Photo Contest Calendar
In spring 2018, we ran a social media based photo contest for the public.Participants from all over the country submitted photos and people from all over the world voted on those photos. Pictures receiving the most votes won and we are pleased to present this downloadable calendar featuring the top 12 images.
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New Soo Lock
Did you know we have a New Soo Lock webpage? Make it your favorite resource for information related to the new lock! Link below.
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Interactive Project Maps
Browse through the Detroit District's Harbors and Civil Works Projects with our Interactive Project Maps!

Regulatory Public Notices

LRE-1999-162390-U16

11/19/2018
Proposed Groin, Riprap, Deck & Stairway in Lake Huron near Port Hope, Michigan.

LRE-2018-00918-56

11/15/2018
Proposed Dredging, Dock and Boardwalk Construction, and Installation of Riprap in Lake Michigan at 9024 LL Road, Nahma, Michigan

LRE-2018-00568-56-U18

11/15/2018
Completed Discharge of Fill in Wetlands adjacent to Lake Michigan at Thompson Township, Michigan

Other Public Notices

Saginaw River Deepening Study Termination

11/7/2018
NOTICE TO ALL INTERESTED AGENCIES, PUBLIC GROUPS AND CITIZENS: The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

DE PERE DAM, EAST EMBANKMENT SEEPAGE BLANKET ENVIRONMENTAL ASSESSMENT

8/1/2018
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), Detroit District, under its operations and maintenance

Manistique River Sea Lamprey Barrier Public notice

5/21/2018
 NOTICE TO ALL INTERESTED AGENCIES, PUBLIC GROUPS AND CITIZENS: The U.S. Army, Corps of Engineers

Latest News Releases

DePere Dam area to be restored

DETROIT— U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Detroit District, awards a contract to provide a seepage
Published: 11/16/2018

Dredging to remove sediment in River Rouge will begin spring 2019

DETROIT – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Detroit District, awards a contract for maintenance
Published: 11/7/2018

Channels of Lake St. Clair dredging contract award

DETROIT – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Detroit District, awards a contract for maintenance
Published: 11/2/2018

News Stories

Biologist plans to fish fulltime

As a young boy growing up in the small town of Midland, Michigan, he spent his summers fishing,
Published: 6/6/2018

District counsel to serve as federal judge

By Lynn Rose, public affairs chief, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Detroit DistrictImagine how
Published: 5/16/2018

Soo Locks Winter Work

By Emily Schaefer, public affairs specialist, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Detroit DistrictThey
Published: 6/8/2017

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