ⓘ Northwestern Division. The United States Army Corps of Engineers Northwestern Division is one of the eight permanent divisions of the Army organization, providi ..

                                     

ⓘ Northwestern Division

The United States Army Corps of Engineers Northwestern Division is one of the eight permanent divisions of the Army organization, providing civil works and military water resource services/infrastructure. It also supports economically viable and environmentally sustainable watershed management and water resources development in its territory.

The Northwestern Division NWD, located in Portland, Oregon, stretches from Canada to California, and from the Pacific Ocean across the northern Great Plains to Missouri. It covers nearly 1.000.000 square miles 2.600.000 km 2 in all or parts of 12 states: Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Montana, Wyoming, Colorado, North Dakota, South Dakota, Nebraska, Kansas, Iowa and Missouri. NWD has 35% of the total Corps water storage capacity, and produces 75% of the total Corps hydroelectric capacity.

The Division Commander is directly responsible to the Chief of Engineers. The NWD Commander directs and supervises the individual District Commanders.

NWD duties include:

  • Administering the laws on civil works activities.
  • Constructing, operating, and maintaining flood control and river and harbor facilities and installations.
  • Preparing engineering studies and design.
  • Acquiring, managing, and disposing of real estate.
  • Mobilization support of military, natural disaster, and national emergency operations.
                                     

1. Districts

The Divisions five districts are headquartered in:

  • Kansas City, Missouri
  • Walla Walla, Washington
  • Seattle, Washington
  • Omaha, Nebraska
  • Portland, Oregon
Free and no ads
no need to download or install

Pino - logical board game which is based on tactics and strategy. In general this is a remix of chess, checkers and corners. The game develops imagination, concentration, teaches how to solve tasks, plan their own actions and of course to think logically. It does not matter how much pieces you have, the main thing is how they are placement!

online intellectual game →