Lake Ray Roberts in the DFW area releasing water during the recent flood event in the north Texas area. Ray Roberts prevented an estimated $2.5 billion in flood damages in the greater Dallas-Fort Worth area during that May-June 2015 weather event.

Army Corps of Engineers projects prevent $13.3 billion in flood damages during recent rains

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers flood risk reduction projects in the south central and southwestern United States prevented an estimated $13.3 billion in damages to local communities and infrastructure during the May-June 2015 flood event ......READ MORE



Mission Statement: Provide vital public engineering services in peace and war to strengthen our Nation's security, energize the economy, and reduce risks from disasters.

Vision Statement: A GREAT engineering force of highly disciplined people working with our partners through disciplined thought and action to deliver innovative and sustainable solutions to the Nation's engineering challenges.


Lt. Gen. Thomas P. Bostick, chief of engineers, and commanding general

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