Engineering in the twenty-first century

"This history is the third in a series. It follows William F. Willingham's Army Engineers and the Development of Oregon: A History of the Portland District U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (1983) and Todd Jennings, Lisa Mighetto, and Jill Schnaiberg's Currents of Change: A History of the Portland District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, 1980- 2000 (2003). This volume documents the first fifteen years of the twenty-first century, a period in which the Portland District continued its many missions, including navigation, environmental stewardship, hydropower, regulatory program, flood-risk management, emergency response, tribal liaison, cultural resources management, and recreation. The District faced new challenges as its infrastructure aged, funding difficulties emerged, and environmental work gained increasing importance to all Corps missions"--Page X., submitted by: Historical Research Associates, Inc. ; by Morgen Young and William F. Willingham with Lindsey Weaver., Title from PDF title page (viewed on January 14, 2020)., "EP 870-1-77"--Back cover., This archived document is maintained by the State Library of Oregon. It is for informational purposes and may not be suitable for legal purposes., Includes bibliographical references and index., Mode of access: Internet from the State Library of Oregon U.S. Government Publications Collection., Text in English.
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Abstract/Description: "This history is the third in a series. It follows William F. Willingham's Army Engineers and the Development of Oregon: A History of the Portland District U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (1983) and Todd Jennings, Lisa Mighetto, and Jill Schnaiberg's Currents of Change: A History of the Portland District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, 1980- 2000 (2003). This volume documents the first fifteen years of the twenty-first century, a period in which the Portland District continued its many missions, including navigation, environmental stewardship, hydropower, regulatory program, flood-risk management, emergency response, tribal liaison, cultural resources management, and recreation. The District faced new challenges as its infrastructure aged, funding difficulties emerged, and environmental work gained increasing importance to all Corps missions"--Page X.
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United States. Army. Corps of Engineers. Portland District -- History
Civil engineering -- Northwest, Pacific -- History
Date Issued: October 2018.