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The Missouri River Water Management Division is part of the Northwestern Division of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.
Missouri River Monthly Water Management Report
The Missouri River Water Management office releases a report at the beginning of each month to the public documenting the monthly river forecast and release schedule.
Registrants must be at least 16 years of age to draw.
Annual Truman Lake duck blind drawing set
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Kansas City District announced that the 2015 Truman Lake duck blind drawing is Saturday, Aug. 29.
If selected, your photo will be added to our on-line gallery at http://www.bobber.info/TakeAlongBobber/index.html and seen by the world!
Take Along Bobber!
On your next trip to the lake or river, cut out Bobber and take him with you. Take a photo with Bobber in it and email it to Bobber@bobber.info include your name and location the photos was taken.
Missouri River Recovery Program
Missouri River Recovery Program
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Corps) and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS), in partnership with Tribal nations, states and other agencies, continue working together to develop and implement recovery actions. Here are two examples of how the Corps works collaboratively for river recovery: The USFWS developed a Biological Opinion to protect the three threatened and endangered species that depend on the Missouri River. The Corps developed a substantial Mitigation Project to acquire the land needed to develop fish and wildlife habitat from Sioux City, Iowa, to St. Louis, Mo.

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Outlet campground river pond at Melvern Lake blue-green algae bloom

U.S Army Corps of Engineers Kansas City District announced today a potentially toxic blue-green algae bloom at the outlet campground river pond downstream of Melvern Lake. Blue-green algae identification tests and toxin tests performed July 31 by USACE staff identified cyanobacteria or blue-green algae present including low levels of the toxin microcystin.

Corps schedules astronomy program

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at Tuttle Creek Lake invites the public to attend The Kansas Summer Sky Program at 9:15 p.m. Aug. 15th at 9:30 p.m. at the east end of the dam. Attendees will meet at the east dam parking lot and rangers will give directions to the top of the hill where the program will be held.

Smithville Lake high water and blue-green algae update

The U.S Army Corps of Engineers Kansas City Districts reports that the blue-green algae bloom reported earlier this month has dissipated and the lake elevation has now fallen to only 3 feet above normal pool. The beaches are open and lake recreation has returned to normal conditions.

Tuttle Creek sinkhole repair set for July 16

The sinkhole that occurred at the Tuttle Creek stilling basin parking lot July 9, 2015 is scheduled to be filled July 16, primarily to eliminate the public hazard associated with the open hole in the parking lot. This measure will allow access to the area below the dam to be reopened to the public. The opening of the area is expected to occur by the end of the day July 17.

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