Gerald Rogers, public affairs specialist w‎ith the Norfolk District, talks about the Corps environmental mission with an attendee, April 1, at the Virginia Environment Symposium. Held at the Virginia Military Institute 's Center for Leadership and Ethics, March 31-April 2, the event had more than 600 registrants within the environmental field. It featured 35 breakout sessions, including presentations from Norfolk District experts on the Atlantic Sturgeon ‎Project and oyster restoration.‎

USACE turns its focus to Earth Day activities

Forty-five years ago a Wisconsin senator wanted the country to pause on April 22 for a "national teach-in on the environment," and think about taking care of the planet on which we live. Thanks to Sen. Gaylord Nelson's efforts, Earth Day was born....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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