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Folsom Dam Auxiliary Spillway Completion

This past October, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Sacramento District and U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, along with State and local sponsors, hosted a ceremony to celebrate the completion of nearly a decade of planning and construction on a $900 million auxiliary spillway for Folsom Dam, located about 20 miles upstream on the American River from downtown Sacramento, California....continue reading

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News and Events

Stay up-to-date with upcoming flood risk management events, conferences, and training opportunities. Information about previous Corps flood risk management events and workshops are also provided.

USACE Response

Find out more about the USACE response to Hurricane Harvey and Hurricanes Irma and Maria.


7-11 January 2018 – 98th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting – Austin, TX

26-29 March 2018 – National Hurricane Conference – Orlando, FL

17-22 June 2018 – Association of State Floodplain Managers' 42nd Annual Conference – Phoenix, AZ

8-13 December 2018 – 9th National Summit on Coastal and Estuarine Restoration and Management – Long Beach, CA

Check the Corps Flood Risk Management Newsletter for upcoming training opportunities.

See our Training Resources for ongoing training opportunities across a wide variety of flood risk management topics.

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