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The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Rock Island District is hosting the first National Flood Fight Materiel Center -- Industry Day June 27 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the River Center, 136 East 3rd St., Davenport, Iowa. The event will serve as a networking opportunity for those looking for information on flood risk management techniques and flood response related products and services.
Corps to Host National Flood Fight Materiel Center -- Industry Day
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Rock Island District is hosting the first National Flood Fight Materiel Center -- Industry Day June 27 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the River Center, 136 East 3rd St., Davenport, Iowa. The event will serve as a networking opportunity for those looking for information on flood risk management techniques and flood response related products and services.
On May, 24, 2018, Col. Steve Sattinger became the 49th commander of the Rock Island District. He assumed command from Col. Craig Baumgartner. As commander, Sattinger oversees the District's water resource development programs which span five states and 78,000 square miles.
Rock Island District Hosts Change of Command Ceremony
On May, 24, 2018, Col. Steve Sattinger became the 49th commander of the Rock Island District. He assumed command from Col. Craig Baumgartner. As commander, Sattinger oversees the District's water resource development programs which span five states and 78,000 square miles.
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Enjoy the holiday, play it safe and wear your life jacket
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Rock Island District, reminds boaters to uplay it safe this Memorial Day and always wear your life jacket.
The USACE Rock Island app provides easy access to information such as river levels, recreation, business with us, emergency operations, social media connections, navigation charts, news, how to requesting a permit, web cameras, employment opportunities and more.
USACE Rock Island Mobile App
The USACE Rock Island app provides easy access to information such as river levels, recreation, business with us, emergency operations, social media connections, navigation charts, news, how to requesting a permit, web cameras, employment opportunities and more.
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Keep Your Family Safe This Summer
Download these free boating safety posters and coloring sheets to help remind everyone how important it is to wear your life jackets while boating.
Eagle Watch
Start Date/Time:
Sunday, February 25, 2018 12:00 PM
End Date/Time:
Sunday, February 25, 2018 4:00 PM
Recurring Event:
One time event
Importance:
Normal Priority
Category:
Event
Location:
Saylorville Lake Visitor Center
Description:

Saylorville Lake Eagle Watch

 

Sunday, February 25, 2018

12:00 P.M. – 4:00 P.M.

Driving Tour Viewing locations around Saylorville Lake

FREE

Come watch the eagles soar around Saylorville Lake!

 

Four driving tour locations around Saylorville Lake include the Saylorville Lake Visitor Center, Cottonwood Recreation Area, Bob Shetler Recreation Area and Jester Park Lodge. The tour includes outdoor observation locations with spotting scopes and naturalists available for questions.  Saylorville Lake Visitor Center will be showing an eagle movie in the theater with eagle mounts and trivia facts.  Jester Park Lodge will be presenting a LIVE EAGLE presentation every hour on the hour starting at 1:00pm and the last presentation starting at 3:00pm. 

 

Visitors can pick up an Eagle Watch Passport and Map at any of the stops and drop off a completed passport at your last stop for a chance to win a prize!  Coffee will be provided at the Saylorville Lake Visitor Center.

 

The Saylorville Lake Visitor Center is located on the east end of the dam, off Highway 415 on Horseshoe Road.  For more information, contact the Saylorville Lake Administration Office at 515-276-4656.

 

This event is brought to you by:

US Army Corps of Engineers

Iowa Department of Natural Resources

Polk County Conservation Board

Dallas County Conservation Board

Des Moines Audubon Society

Owned by john.benjamin On Thursday, February 01, 2018