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The Moose Creek Dam regulates stream flow on the Chena River to prevent flooding due to ice jams on April 27 near North Pole. Since 1981, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers – Alaska District has operated the dam as part of the Chena Flood Control Project to protect the communities of Fairbanks, North Pole and Fort Wainwright from flooding.
Brig. Gen. Thomas Tickner, commanding general of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) – Pacific Ocean Division, toured the Alaska Airlines Center on the University of Alaska Anchorage campus on Tuesday. A portion of the arena was converted into an alternate care site capable of treating coronavirus patients.
The SM-1A Nuclear Power Plant is located in central Alaska, approximately 6 miles south of Delta Junction on the Fort Greely Military Reservation. Learn more about the ongoing efforts to decommission and dismantle the SM-1A deactivated nuclear power plant at Fort Greely here.
Follow this link to the Pebble Project EIS website for more information.

News Releases

Corps seeks federal authorization for port expansion project in Nome
5/29/2020
Lt. Gen. Todd T. Semonite, commanding general of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and 54th U.S. Army Chief of Engineers, approved the recommended plan for navigation improvements at the Port of Nome...
Corps seeking public comments on Elim Subsistence Harbor Report
4/27/2020 UPDATED
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers – Alaska District prepared a draft integrated feasibility report and environmental assessment on the proposed navigation improvements at Elim, about 90 miles east of...
General’s visit punctuates engineering efforts converting arena to alternate care site
4/24/2020 UPDATED
Brig. Gen. Thomas Tickner, commanding general of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) – Pacific Ocean Division, toured the Alaska Airlines Center on the University of Alaska Anchorage campus on...
Army engineers Plan to Build Alternate Care Facility in Anchorage
4/9/2020
JOINT BASE ELMENDORF-RICHARDSON – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers – Alaska District will convert the Alaska Airlines Center near Providence Hospital into an alternate care facility for COVID-19...
Army Corps of Engineers modifying operations at recreation areas due to Coronavirus
3/20/2020
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) announced today that it has begun the orderly shutdown of all USACE-managed campgrounds to protect against the further spread of coronavirus disease 2019...

Alaska District Photos

The Moose Creek Dam regulates stream flow on the Chena River to prevent flooding due to ice jams on April 27 near North Pole.
BG Thomas Tickner Visits USACE Alaska District's Alternate Care Facility
Alaska District completed maintenance dredging in Homer  in the U.S. Coast Guard berth of the harbor.
Radar Tipping
US and Thai engineer officers review the map during the Si Racha site survey, 22 August 2019
Beyond the immense amount of contamination at the landfill, one of the greatest challenges of the project was logistics while access is limited to marine vessels only. Shown here, a Marooka loaded with contaminated soil drives onto a landing craft at the historical park.
Bassett Hospital
About to be deployed...
Tanaga Island - FUDS Project