US Army Corps of Engineers
New England District


New England News Releases

Corps to hold hearing Dec. 5 in Lewiston on Central Maine Power’s plan to build electrical transmission line in Maine
CONCORD, Mass. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New England District, will hold a public hearing on Thursday, Dec. 5, 2019 in Lewiston, Maine, on Central Maine Power Company’s permit request to...
New England Sea Farms, LLC seeks Corps of Engineers permit to install kelp farm off of Guilford
CONCORD, Mass. – Jonathan McGee, of New England Sea Farms, LLC, in Ivoryton, Connecticut, is seeking a permit from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New England District to conduct work in waters of...
Public meeting set for Dec. 10 in Stratford: Corps of Engineers to provide overview of Proposed Plan for Stratford Army Engine Plant
CONCORD, Mass. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New England District is seeking public comment on the Proposed Plan for Environmental Restoration (Proposed Plan) for the Tidal Flats and Outfall-008...
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.
After sustaining damage during Winter Storm Juno in 2015, the Scituate Harbor North Jetty in Scituate, Massachusetts has been successfully repaired.
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

Col. Crary receives Korean name at friendship ceremony
CAMP HUMPHREYS, South Korea—The Republic of Korea-U.S. Alliance Friendship Association presented a Korean name to Col. Christopher Crary, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Far East District commander,...
A successful year for Lake Okeechobee
11/27/2019 UPDATED
At this time last year, Jacksonville District was a month into executing operational flexibility for Lake Okeechobee aimed at drawing the lake down. What a difference a year makes....
USACE, Mobile District commanders visit Tampa VA Bed Tower project
The Mobile District and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' Chief of Engineers celebrated a milestone of sorts when Lieutenant General Todd Semonite visited the James A. Haley V.A. Medical Center Bed Tower...
Memphis District Dive Team looks for mussels on Florida river
Five members of the Memphis District Dive Team, led by Biologist Mike Thron, spent a week in October searching for two species of threatened and endangered mussels species on the Apalachicola River...
Women building up women
The Change of Command ceremony on July 12 brought several firsts for the Charleston District; the first female commander, the first time a female commanding general conducted the ceremony, and the...


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.

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