The Mission of the Water Control Management Section is:
- To operate the districts water resources projects in accordance with established water control plans to accomplish the optimum flood control benefits consistent with design purposes.
- Plan and maintain a district-wide automated, real-time data collection network with continuing development of methods to optimize data collection for use with related water control activities.
- Operate and maintain a water control data system used to collect, store, and dissiminate project data.
- Coordinate with the National Weather Service, the USGS, state and local agencies, and levee boards throughout the Vicksburg District.