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Corps ups Gavins Point releases

February 6, 2014 in Uncategorized

OMAHA, Neb. — Fluctuating river levels caused by cold weather required higher than planned releases from Gavins Point Dam near Yankton during January.

Releases from Gavins Point ranged from 13,000 cubic feet per second to 16,000 cfs during the mo…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Corps vows more openness after 2011 flood

February 6, 2014 in Uncategorized

MITCHELL, S.D. — After receiving criticism during the 2011 Missouri River flood, the Army Corps of Engineers has vowed to be more transparent and open.
In an email this week addressed to Missouri River basin stakeholders, the Omaha district of the…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Gavins Point Dam area in SD sees record visitors

December 2, 2011 in The Daily Republic

YANKTON (AP) Flooding along the Missouri River this past summer led to a record number of visitors to the Gavins Point Dam area in southeastern South Dakota. Continue Reading

Gavins Point Dam in South Dakota will hit 160,000 cfs

June 21, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says it will increase releases from Gavins Point Dam in South Dakota to 160,000 cubic feet per second by Thursday. Continue Reading