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Albuquerque District

This "bubble shed" houses the new lake elevation measuring equipment at Abiquiu Lake. Click below to read more...
The annual Open House/Water Forecast meeting at Abiquiu Lake will be Thurs., March 21, 2019, at the Visitor Center, starting at 6:00 p.m. Topics of discussion include the 2019 spring runoff, river release forecast, associated water operations, and the upcoming 2019 recreation season. For more info, click below or call 505-685-4371
Lt. Gen. Todd Semonite speaks with Maj. Gen. Richard Kaiser, Mississippi Valley Division Commanding General, and Col. Michael Ellicott, Memphis District Commander, about ongoing flood fight efforts near the confluence of the Mississippi and Ohio rivers on March 5, 2019.
Work progresses on the NNSA Albuquerque Complex at Kirtland AFB.
Linda Dreeland, chief, Environmental and SRM Section, was selected as the District’s Supervisor of the Year. Read more...
Check out the new issue of The Corps Environment (Feb. 2019), now available online! District-related articles include one on White Sands Missile Range (p. 24) and one on the Restoration of Abandoned Mine Sites (p. 25).
This behemoth catfish was one of thousands relocated from the John Martin stilling basin to the main reservoir upstream as staff prepared to dewater the stilling basin for the first time in 70 years to complete needed inspections. Read more...
Richard Martinez, the District’s Field Employee of the Year, stands next to his truck before heading out on a site visit, Jan. 3, 2019. Click below to read more...
Albuquerque District Commander Lt. Col. Larry Caswell recognizes Joseph Hernandez as the District Office's Employee of the Year. Click below to read more...

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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.
Image Not FoundTAA Commander's Chat with Bruno QuiriciUSACE TAA Commander Jon Chytka sits down and talks with Bruno Quirici from the Albuquerque District about his work as an architect/designer in Afghanistan.
Image Not FoundUNM 2017 Science Olympiad-ABQ District-USACEALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – Six teams comprised of two students each representing area middle and high schools competed in the Wright Stuff event during the 2017 Central New Mexico Science Olympiad at the University of New Mexico, Jan. 28, 2017, supported by the ABQ District-USACE. The Wright Stuff was one of several events from many different disciplines such as genetics, earth science, chemistry, physics, and mechanical engineering.
Image Not FoundDefense POW/MIA Accounting Agency - Archaeologist at ABQ District-USACEThe U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) has a long history of supporting Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency, and the DPAA’s mission to recover missing servicemen remains.

Latest Stories

Abiquiu Lake Updates Lake Elevation Measurement Equipment
Daily lake elevation readings at Abiquiu Lake have historically been taken from an internal structure known as the float well. This year the lake is getting a new system to measure lake elevation,...
John Martin Dam
The John Martin Dam is the major structure in the John Martin Reservoir Project, which project was authorized by Congress under Flood Control Act of June 22, 1936, as a flood Control and water...
Engaging with Tribes in the Regulatory Program
The mission of the Regulatory Program is to protect the Nation's aquatic resources and navigable capacity, while allowing for reasonable development, through fair and balanced decisions. In the...
District’s Annual Industry Day Draws 100 Contractors
The District conducts regular outreach events to small businesses seeking to work with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. One such event, the annual Industry Day, was held Feb. 6, 2019....
District Employee Earns National Recognition
Joanne DeLeon was one of three of CP-18’s biggest eLearning platform users this year [2018], earning almost 70 hours of credits. CP-18’s online Learning & Continuing Education Portal is available to...

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