US Army Corps of Engineers
South Pacific Division

  • May

    Corps gives tour of Sepulveda Dam to UCLA engineering students

    Peering out over the edge of the Sepulveda Dam Spillway, on most given days, less than a foot of standing water can be seen in the basin below. Off in the distance, cars pass over a bridge along Burbank Boulevard, a frequently traveled thoroughfare to the 405 Freeway toward San Diego. During a large rain event, the entire area, including Burbank Boulevard, could be under water, explained John DeSimone, dam tender, Operations Division, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Los Angeles District, to a group of about a dozen University of California, Los Angeles engineering students touring the dam April 25.
  • EIS for San Francisco to Stockton Navigation Improvement Project Now Available

    The Draft General Reevaluation Report (GRR) and Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the San Francisco Bay to Stockton Navigation Improvement Project, prepared by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, is available for public review.
  • Paw It Forward: Puppy raisers and recipients at USACE Sacramento

    Abbi Roman was going in for a CT scan. This procedure, often described as quick and painless, was
  • April

    Trinidad Lake hosts DTOS exercise

    Five Emergency Command and Control Vehicles (ECCVs) and about 25 staff from around the country set up at the lake’s project office April 15-19, 2019, for an exercise to assess the readiness of the ECCVs and the DTOS support teams, which are part of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers response in the event of national emergencies.
  • Snakes on a plain: Leave ’em be and they’ll leave you be

    You happen to be walking along a trail and see a snake lying in your path