Michigan and Illinois have reached a deal with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers on funding the next phase of a project to keep Asian carp out of the Great Lakes. The plan calls for installing fish-repelling mechanisms at the Brandon Road Lock and Dam... Read More.
Corps of Engineers campgrounds at Rend Lake, including North and South Sandusky, South Marcum, and Gun Creek will open at 8:00 a.m. on June 1, 2020. As campgrounds open for the 2020 recreation season, visitors will encounter additional physical and procedural changes implemented to promote... Read More.
Rend Lake – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is extending its closure of Corps-managed campgrounds and group facilities at Rend Lake through May 31 in the interest of public safety due to the COVID-19 pandemic. This affects all Corps-managed reservable facilities at Rend Lake,... Read More.
Rend Lake – Due to the shelter-in-place order in effect in Illinois and in an effort to ensure the safety of our visitors and staff members, the Rend Lake Project Office and Visitor Center, all U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Corps of Engineers) campgrounds... Read More.
St. Louis – Due to the shelter-in-place order in effect in Illinois, all U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) St. Louis District campgrounds and comfort stations located in Illinois will close until further notice starting today. The impacted Illinois USACE projects include Lake Shelbyville, Carlyle... Read More.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at Rend Lake has scheduled the annual Christmas tree drop for Wednesday, March 14, 2018. On this day, Corps of Engineers employees, Illinois Department of Natural Resources fisheries biologists, and volunteers will place bundled and weighted Christmas trees... Read More.
Love to be outdoors and looking to make a difference? Are you a student who wants to gain hands-on outdoors experience and network with professionals? Maybe you just enjoy volunteering? If you answered “yes” to any of these questions, then Shawnee National... Read More.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at Rend Lake is announcing that the temporary closure of the North Sandusky Bike Trail will be extended through February 19, 2018 to continue the removal of hazard trees. The portion of trail affected by the closure begins... Read More.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at Rend Lake is announcing that a portion of the North Sandusky Bike Trail will be temporarily closed to all users for the removal of hazard trees. The portion of trail to be closed begins at the entrance... Read More.