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Detailed status of recreation areas and boat ramps that are currently open
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Little Rock District, at the request of FEMA and the State of Arkansas, are evaluating sites across the state for the possible conversion into alternate care facilities.
Navigation, commerce, recreation, and hydropower, the Dardanelle Lock and Dam outside of Russellville, Arkansas has it all. Seen here from the overlook at Old Post Park, a barge navigates the lock as it works its way downriver.
Former police chief and 40-year law enforcement veteran Tom McMillen, presents a training course to fellow U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Rangers and Natural Resource Specialists. McMillen provided training on how to safely handle situations where synthetic opiods such as Fentanyl are present.
Table Rock Dam, located on the White River in Southwestern Missouri, is more than 6000 feet long and rises 252 feet above the riverbed. At conservation pool levels, the lake covers an area of 43,100 acres across 745 miles of shoreline.
Mountain bikers detour off the Arkansas Highlands Bikepacking Route to visit Blue Mountain Lake and Dam outside of Havana, Arkansas.
Nimrod Dam's sluice gates releasing flood storage from recent rains into the Fourche La Fave River. Cradled between the Ouachita and Ozark Mountains, the Nimrod Dam is the oldest Corps of Engineers dam in the state of Arkansas.

News

Are your parks open?
3/26/2020
The Little Rock District wants you to know that many of its recreation day-use areas are still open....Mostly...It's complicated....Check out the story to learn more....
USACE Support to COVID-19 Response
3/21/2020
Hear remarks by Secretary of the Army Ryan McCarthy and Lt. Gen. Todd Semonite, USACE Commanding General and 54th U.S. Army Chief of Engineers, specific to support by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers...
Closures and cancellations due to COVID-19
3/18/2020
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Little Rock District announces updates to lake and campground operations....

Public Notices

MKARNS Nav Notice SWL 20-18/TD 2020-6(1) COVID-19: Lock Protocol Changes Update
4/1/2020
MKARNS - Due to the ongoing COVID-19 concerns, mariners are required to follow the below procedure for crew change out at all MKARNS Locks in Little Rock and Tulsa Districts:...
Little Rock District teams to evaluate sites for use as alternate-care-facilities
3/27/2020
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- The Little Rock District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has assembled field assessment teams tasked with evaluating existing sites for the possible conversion into...
MKARNS Nav Notice SWL 20-17 Toad Suck Lock (No.8) Tow Haulage Out of Service
3/24/2020
MKARNS - Tow haulage equipment at Toad Suck Ferry Lock (No. 8) NM 155.9 is out of service....