U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

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Attorney Plans To Sue Over Missouri River Flooding

Landowners inundated by Missouri River flooding are preparing to sue the U.S. government, saying a recent Supreme Court ruling opens the door for them to receive damages, an attorney said Tuesday.

03/05/2013

Low water levels on Mississippi River near St. Louis could cause barges to stop costing billions

Recent Rains Ease Fears Of A Mississippi River Shutdown

There had been concern that barge traffic would grind to a halt due to an ongoing drought, widely considered by experts to be the worst in decades.

01/31/2013

Photo: UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Army Corps of Engineers Releases Carlyle Lake Water, Pushing Back Shutdown Date

The release, according to the American Waterways Operators and Waterways Council, Inc, could avoid a complete shutdown until at least mid-January.

12/28/2012

Photo via CBS News

Barge Companies Plead for Help On Mississippi

Crounse Corp., Marquette Transportation Co., AEP River Operations, James Marine and Ingram Barge Co., made the appeal in a Dec. 20 letter.

12/26/2012

KMOX/Brad Choat

Army Corps Leader Says No To River Request

Request denied for more water to be let into Mississippi River from Missouri River.

12/07/2012

Mississippi River, KMOX/Brad Choat

Mississippi River Dropping Slower Than Expected

Months of drought have left the Mississippi near historic low levels, a problem worsened last month when the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers reduced the outflow from an upper Missouri River dam.

12/05/2012

Shippers along the Mississippi River fear the worst as the river levels continue dropping amid the 2012 drought. (KMOX/Brad Choat)

Missouri River Reservoir Flow Restricted

Shippers are worried about the effect on already low Mississippi River.

11/24/2012

GrottoSculpin

Fish Protection Move May Risk Missouri Economic Growth

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service will present plans at a meeting Tuesday in Perryville to have the Grotto sculpin added to the endangered list.

10/29/2012

Missouri River

Study Focuses on Missouri River Vulnerabilities

Study says the agency did what it could to manage the historic 2011 flooding on the Missouri River, but that more repairs, research and monitoring are needed.

10/15/2012

Asian carp 4

Running Out of Time on Asian Carp

Corps of Engineers to release solutions to Asian carp problem. .

05/08/2012

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