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This edition highlights protecting and preserving our environment, in support of Environmental Operating Principle #4.
Cochiti Lake will reopen for recreation beginning Thursday, May 19, 2022.
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Bike lockers at the National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) project, Oct. 8, 2021. Photo by Richard Banker. This photo received the Commander's Choice Award in the annual employee photo drive.

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Image Not FoundABQ District - Holloman AFB ProjectsThe Corps of Engineers/ Albuquerque District’s Military Construction mission focuses primarily on New Mexico’s three Air Force Bases. One is Holloman Air Force Base, near Alamogordo, NM. The ABQ District oversees a steady flow of projects for its resident office in Holloman AFB. Recent projects include a new medical/dental center and a hazardous cargo pad and taxiway. Learn more about the District’s construction projects and relationships at HAFB in this video.
Image Not FoundABQ District/Abiquiu Lake staff hosted the first River Class of the 2017-2018 school year, Sept. 6, 2017Abiquiu Lake staff hosted the first River Class of the 2017-2018 school year, Sept. 6, 2017. The class is designed to get local fourth, fifth and sixth grade students interested in science and math through monthly visits to the Rio Chama below Abiquiu Dam where they will take water quality readings, sample aquatic macro invertebrates, and learn about the local ecosystem and river health. This visit was aimed to get the students familiarized with the river and what they will be learning about the rest of the year.
Image Not FoundJoin the USACE Team, Deploy for the NationLt. Gen. Todd Semonite, USACE Commanding General and 54th U.S. Army Chief of Engineers, discusses overseas opportunities with the Transatlantic Division.

Latest Stories

During National Engineers Week Albuquerque District goes “on the road” to promote USACE, STEM careers at NMMI
Three Albuquerque District employees participated in a “Road Show” event at the New Mexico Military Institute in Roswell, N.M., during National Engineers Week, Feb. 22, 2022...
USACE’s Albuquerque District holds eagle watch, 67 eagles counted
More than 60 volunteers and staff at three Albuquerque District lakes spent a January Saturday morning counting eagles during the annual Midwinter Bald Eagle Watch Survey. A total of 67 eagles were...
Volunteers observe National Public Lands Day at Albuquerque District lakes
Volunteers participated in events at several U.S. Army Corps of Engineers-Albuquerque District lakes in observance of National Public Lands Day, Saturday, Sept. 25, 2021...
Congresswoman visits Abiquiu Lake
Albuquerque District representatives hosted a successful visit with Congresswoman Teresa Leger Fernández at Abiquiu Lake and Reservoir, July 10, 2021...
USACE participates in SWORD Ribbon Cutting Ceremony
A ribbon-cutting ceremony for the AFRL Space Warfighting Operations Research & Development Laboratory (SWORD) was held May 20, 2021, on Kirtland Air Force Base...

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