US Army Corps of Engineers
New England District Website

Announcements

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New England District Recreation Sites Mask Policy

The mask policy at U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New England District recreation sites and facilities is based on local and state-specific guidance and requirements. Visitors to our parks and facilities need to ensure they are following the latest applicable local and state guidance.

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to resume collection of day use recreation fees October 1

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced today that it will resume the collection of fees at its day use recreation areas beginning October 1. Fee collections were suspended earlier this year when recreation areas were closed due to COVID-19 precautions. 

Coronavirus Information

To keep up-to-date on the latest coronavirus information from the U.S. Department of Defense, please visit: https://www.defense.gov/Explore/Spotlight/Coronavirus

To keep up-to-date on the latest coronavirus information from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, please visit: https://www.usace.army.mil/coronavirus

New England News Releases

Vermont Agency of Transportation seeks permit for proposed work along former Lamoille Valley Railroad
6/22/2021
 The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New England District received a permit application to conduct work and place fill in waters of the United States from the Vermont Agency of Transportation for...
Edge Cable Holdings USA, LLC seeks permit for proposed work in Nahant Bay, Massachusetts
6/22/2021
 The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New England District received a permit application to conduct work in waters of the United States from Edge Cable Holdings USA, LLC for proposed work in Nahant Bay...
Town of West Hartford seeks permit for proposed work on bridge over West Branch Trout Brook
6/15/2021
 The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New England District received a permit application to conduct work in waters of the United States from the Town of West Hartford for proposed work over the West...
Local bird watchers descended upon West Hill Dam armed with pen, paper and a few binoculars to participate in West Hill Dam’s annual Backyard Bird Count.
Construction of the System Management Engineering Facility (SMEF), the 40,000 square foot, 2-story addition, is well underway and progressing rapidly.
For vessels wanting to enter Plymouth waters, dredging to remove shoals from the Plymouth Harbor federal navigation project in Massachusetts is currently underway and on schedule.

News From Around the Corps

Developing lasting industry-government partnerships through collaboration, networking
6/28/2021
USACE Middle East District sponsored a two-day Industry Day event in Saudi Arabia on June 8 and 9...
ERDC researcher named Asian American Most Promising Engineer of the Year
6/25/2021 UPDATED
Indu Shukla, a computer scientist at the U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center (ERDC), was recently chosen for the Asian American Most Promising Engineer of the Year Award, which is...
Long-time co-workers more like sisters after 23 years
6/17/2021
f life is more fun when your co-workers are your friends, then office administrators Patty Cockrell and Donna Bowling have hit the jackpot. The pair of long-time friends have been by each other’s side...

Yankee Engineer

Photos

Rat Race participants paddle down the Miller River.  Tully Lake and Birch Hill Dam performed water releases for the popular local race.  200 paddlers participated and 500 spectators watched the event.
Clean up work at the Hatheway & Patterson Superfun site in Foxborough/Mansfield, Massachusetts, December 6, 2009.  The completed project was recently taken off the EPA's National Priorities List.
Cape Cod Canal Park Ranger Elisa Carey hosts a leaf presentation for the Junior Ranger Program.
West Hill Dam Park Rangers Ron Woodall and Viola Bramel speak to a student during a local fair.  West Hill Dam Junior Rangers who visit Corps Educational Booths or attend interpretative programs at the dam receive credit towards graduation.
Siberian Husky team running in the Fun Run at Franklin Falls Dam.
Aerial View of the restoration work at Bird Island in Massachusetts.
Engineers Week 2017
The New England District Ranger Color Guard pass over the Old North Bridge in Concord, Massachusetts during the town’s Patriot’s Day  parade, April 17, 2017.
Dredging operations at the New Bedford Harbor Superfund Site.
Cleanup at the Elizabeth Mine Superfund Project in November 2009.