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Archive: July, 2013

Vicksburg District Team Member Returns From Deployment

Vicksburg, Miss… David Carraway, Environmental Specialist with the U. S. Army Corps of Engineers (Corps) Vicksburg District, recently returned from deployment in Kabul, Afghanistan, in support of Overseas Contingency Operations. While deployed, he worked as a cartographic specialist and became the geographic information system team lead for the Corps’ Transatlantic District North. As a cartographer, he supported the Army through the analysis of a variety of geospatial resources. [Read More]
Published: Jul-31-13

Input Needed For Lake Greeson Master Plan Revisions

Vicksburg, Miss – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Vicksburg District’s (Corps) is revising the Lake Greeson Master Plan. The current plan has been used as a guide for recreational and environmental stewardship decisions for over 30 years. It establishes development, administration, maintenance, preservation, enhancement, and management of all natural, cultural, and recreational resources of Lake Greeson. It does not include water management operations such as dams, gates, powerhouses and spillways. [Read More]
Published: Jul-26-13

Mississippi River Levels Begin Rapid Fall

Vicksburg, Miss – After recently enduring near record high stages, the Mississippi River has begun [Read More]
Published: Jul-25-13

Mississippi River Commission Schedules Low-Water Inspection Trip

Vicksburg, Miss…….The Mississippi River Commission will conduct its annual low-water inspection trip [Read More]
Published: Jul-22-13

J. Bennett Johnston Waterway Visitor Center Gets New Volunteer Staffing

Vicksburg, Miss –The Vicksburg District of the Corps of Engineers (Corps) and the Multicultural [Read More]
Published: Jul-18-13

New Corps Camping Opportunities in South Arkansas

Vicksburg, Miss….. The U. S. Army Corps of Engineers (Corps) Vicksburg District Louisiana Field [Read More]
Published: Jul-16-13

Vicksburg District’s New Commander Gets Briefing at Arkansas Corps Lakes

Vicksburg, Miss…Colonel John W. Cross, Commander of the Corps’ Vicksburg District, has “hit the [Read More]
Published: Jul-11-13

Vicksburg District’s Chief of Finance and Accounting Retires after 43 Years of Service

Vicksburg, Miss…Rosemary Spears, chief of the District’s finance and accounting branch of the [Read More]
Published: Jul-03-13

Greenwood West Levee Road Closed for Levee Maintenance

Vicksburg, Miss – The Greenwood West Levee Road in Greenwood, Mississippi will be closed for levee [Read More]
Published: Jul-01-13

Applications Available Soon for Arkabutla Lake Special Archery Hunt

Vicksburg, Mississippi – Arkabutla Lake will hold its special wildlife management archery deer hunt [Read More]
Published: Jul-01-13