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2018 Photo Contest Winners
The votes are in! Congratulations to our winners and many, many thanks to everyone who submitted photos and voted! A link to the downloadable calendar will be posted later this summer. See the results on our Facebook Page!
The New Soo Lock Economic Validation Study is complete. The report has documented updated economics and established a new Benefit Cost Ratio (BCR) of 2.42 in order to seek an updated authorization for construction of a second Poe sized lock at Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan.
New Soo Lock Economic Validation Study
The New Soo Lock Economic Validation Study is complete. The report has documented updated economics and established a new Benefit Cost Ratio (BCR) of 2.42 in order to seek an updated authorization for construction of a second Poe sized lock at Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is the nation’s leading provider of outdoor recreation with over 400 lake and river projects in 43 states and more than 360 million visits per year. Please be careful in and around the water because even strong swimmers drown. Check out this website to find valuable tips and resources that could save your life or the life of someone you care about.
Water Safety
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is the nation’s leading provider of outdoor recreation with over 400 lake and river projects in 43 states and more than 360 million visits per year. Please be careful in and around the water because even strong swimmers drown. Check out this website to find valuable tips and resources that could save your life or the life of someone you care about.

Regulatory Public Notices

LRE-1998-160430-S18

9/20/2018
Proposed Construction of a Groin in Lake Huron at Lexington, Michigan

LRE-2007-00150-12-S18

9/19/2018
Proposed Seawall Replacement in St. Clair River at Harsens Island, Michigan

LRE-2018-00433-16-S18

9/19/2018
Proposed Removal and Replacement of a Seawall, Replacement of a Groin, and Discharge of Riprap Toe Stone in Lake Huron at Lexington, Michigan.

Other Public Notices

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

Little Manistee River SLBT Public Notice

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

Latest News Releases

Stamp sands project contract award

DETROIT— U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Detroit District, announces a contract award for dredging of
Published: 9/6/2018

Boardman River trails, river access restrictions

DETROIT – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Detroit District, announces Boardman River trails and
Published: 8/31/2018

Sabin Dam emergency response drill

DETROIT – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Detroit District, alerts the local community about a
Published: 8/30/2018

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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