US Army Corps of Engineers
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Saved this web page to your mobile phone’s home screen for up-to-date Missouri Basin forecasts and information from the official information providers. go.usa.gov/xE6fC
The National Levee Database is a living, dynamic information source that provides visualization and search capability on the location and condition of levee systems nationwide.
The mission of the Omaha District's Systems Restoration Team is to provide regional, time-sensitive repair of levees, dams and other flood control structures that were damaged throughout the Missouri River Basin.
A Dam Safety Program inspector dangles from the face of a Willamette Valley dam as he assesses the condition of spillway gates, June 6, 2009. The dam safety assessment concluded gates could fail to open or could stick, which could affect how the dams released water. In 2010, the District began rehabilitating the gates.
The River Basin Balancer Game offers insight into an inland waterway and a system of reservoirs, which are operated with a goal for serving each of the benefits, flood control, navigation, hydropower, irrigation, water supply, recreation, fish and wildlife, and water quality, for which many USACE reservoirs and dams were authorized and constructed. Users can take charge of river operations and experience the unique challenges presented when managing reservoir operations in a variety of weather conditions across a geographically diverse basin.

Latest News Releases

Weekly Missouri Basin flood response update – 8/22
8/22/2019
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers emergency and water management officials held a call August 22 to communicate to Midwest Congressional representatives, Tribal, state and local government officials...
Weekly Missouri Basin flood response update for key stakeholders – 8/15
8/16/2019
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers emergency and water management officials held a call August 15 to communicate to Midwest Congressional representatives, Tribal, state and local government officials...
Weekly Missouri Basin flood response update for key stakeholders – 8/8
8/8/2019
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers emergency and water management officials held a call August 8 to communicate to Midwest Congressional representatives, Tribal, state and local government officials...

Featured Stories

Military working dogs to get new woof over their heads thanks to Omaha District
8/15/2019
If you were asked where the US Army Corps of Engineers Omaha District was building a new kennel for military working dogs, what would your guess be?...
Explore The Dalles Dam and visitor center this summer
7/2/2019
Visit The Dalles Dam and visitor center this summer. Discover how the dam works and why it’s here. Examine the benefits and trade-offs, and learn about the Corps’ unique history....
Corps of Engineers leveraging drone technology to capture imagery after flooding in Midwest
5/10/2019
In mid-to-late March, flood water covered much of eastern Nebraska, western Iowa, and northern Missouri. Due to the extreme amount of water in the area, members of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers,...