US Army Corps of Engineers
Great Lakes and Ohio River Division



Environmental Restoration

  • 1.3 million acres of land and water
  • 16,671 miles of shoreline
  • 4 state fish hatcheries
  • 43 state wildlife management areas
  • 3 Federal fish hatcheries
  • 1 Federal Refuge
  • 18,559 acres of mitigation lands
  • 13 endangered species federally listed

Environmental Operating Procedures

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers reaffirmed commitment to the environment by formalizing a set of "Environmental Operating Principles" applicable to all its decision-making and programs. These principles foster unity of purpose on environmental issues and ensure employees consider conservation, environmental preservation and restoration in all Corps activities.

Current Studies

Related Pages:

  • FAQs
  • Great lakes Habitat Implementation Plan