US Army Corps of Engineers
Tulsa District

  • Environmental Assessment - Waurika Lake Water-Intake Channel Maintenance Project - Dredging, Gate Extension & Gate Replacement

    TO INTERESTED PARTIES The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Regional Planning and Environmental Center and the Tulsa District, in coordination with the Waurika Lake Master Conservancy District (WLMCD), have assessed the environmental impacts associated with the proposed maintenance dredging of the WLMCD water intake channel in Waurika Lake, Cotton, Stephens, and Jefferson Counties, Oklahoma. Proposed activities include pumping and storage of dredge material to a confined disposal facility on WLMCD property, replacement of lower gates on the WLMCD intake structure, and installation of an intake pipe extension and floating intake. These proposed alterations/modifications are operation and maintenance responsibilities of the non-Federal sponsor, the WLMCD, and will be implemented at no cost to the federal government.
  • Draft Environmental Assessment water transmission pipeline in Yukon, Oklahoma

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Regional Planning and Environmental Center, in coordination with the City of Yukon, Oklahoma, has assessed the environmental impacts associated with the proposed construction of 1.35 miles of 12” water transmission pipeline, a water storage tank facility, and the replacement of sanitary sewer lines within the City of Yukon, Canadian County, Oklahoma. The project purpose is to improve the existing City of Yukon water supply distribution system to meet current and future demand, and to replace aging infrastructure in a 40-year old residential development. This is a Water Resource Development Authority Section 219 (Environmental Infrastructure) Project, which was authorized in the Consolidated Appropriations Act 2001 in Section 108. The City of Yukon, Oklahoma is the local sponsor for this proposed project.
  • Corps reopens tornado-damaged Oklahoma campground

    TULSA, Okla. – U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Oklahoma and Canton community representatives were
  • Jellystone Draft Environmental Assessment and Commercial Marina

    A draft environmental assessment (EA) to assess impacts associated with the propsed action has been prepared in accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969. It has been determined from the draft EA that this action will have no significant adverse impacts on the natural or human environment. A copy of the draft EA and Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI) is linked. By this letter we are requestin any comments you might have on the draft EA. In order to be considered, comments must be received no later than April 27, 2015. Contact information for submission of comments is as follows: Mr. Mike Zorba, Cardinal Engineering, LLC, 3700 West Robinson, Suite 200, Norman, OK 73072; e-mail:
  • Corps announces plans for major improvements at Widow Moore Creek

    TULSA, Okla. — The Tulsa District U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announces plans to reclaim, enhance,
  • Broken Bow powerhouse offline; upstream flood gates to be temporarily used for water releases

    The Broken Bow powerhouse is offline for repair work. During this time, flood releases will be generated from the flood gates into the trout stream below.
  • Corps to open modern, improved Canton Lake campground

    TULSA, Okla. —The Tulsa District U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will hold a ribbon cutting ceremony to
  • Open house workshop set for John Redmond Dam and Reservoir master plan review, revision

    The Tulsa District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will host an open house workshop to review and revise the project master plan for John Redmond Dam and Reservoir, at the Coffey County Courthouse, 110 S. 6th Street, Burlington, Kansas, March 12 from 6-8 p.m.
  • Corps to implement new water quality release plan to conserve water at Skiatook Lake

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Tulsa District, announced today the implementation of a new Skiatook Lake water quality release plan, which began March 3, to provide more flexibility in discharges of water while maintaining downstream environmental protection and water quality standards.
  • Two western Skiatook boat ramps to temporarily close

    The Tulsa District U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced today the temporary closure of two boat ramps and the placement of new buoys on the west end of Skiatook Lake at Twin Points and Hominy Landing recreation areas due to low water levels brought on by the continuing drought.