Minimum Dredge Fleet Study

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers: Report to Congress

The Corps releases its report to Congress remanding an increase in use of the dredge Essayons and maintaining current use of the Yaquina. To find out more, click on the following link:

  Final Report
June 3, 2005 RELEASED November 14, 2005
   

U.S. General Accounting Office: GAO Study

The U.S. General Accounting Office followed the PNWA study with a national study of the effects of restrictions on the federal dredges. To find out more, click on the following links:

  Executive Summary
  Final Report

PNWA Study

A PNWA study demonstrated the need to increase utilization of the federal dredges to maintain Northwest navigation channels and harbors. To find out more, click on the following links:

  Overview
  Executive Summary
  Final Report
  Case for Federal Fleet Presentation
  Case for Federal Fleet One-pager