Link to NRM Gateway Homepage  Link to public outreach items for Corps visitors  Link to Lake Discovery  Link to Recreation  Link to Environmental Compliance  Link to Environmental Stewardship  Link to Partners  Link Ideas
 Link to News/Current Events  Link to People  Link to Forums  Link to Learning  Link to GETS  Link to Tools  Link to Recent Gateway additions and archive of past postings  Link to Submissions  Link to Gateway Index and Search Engine  Description of tabs and contact information
Partnerships Banner

    MVK: Waterfowl Habitat Improvements with Ducks Unlimited at Arkabutla Lake

    Lake: Arkabutla Lake

    Partners: USACE; Ducks Unlimited

    Partnership Type: MOU

    Corps POC: Bill Fly, Resource Manager

    Story: On 24 September 2003, Ducks Unlimited and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers signed a collaborative effort to improve waterfowl management within the Askew Management Area near Arkabutla Lake. Under the new partnership, entitled the Askew Wildlife Management Area Site Specific Agreement No. US-MS-76-1, the two organizations will work together to improve waterfowl habitat, by maintaining and managing moist-soil management areas, green tree reservoirs, and all associated levees for the enhancement of waterfowl and shorebird habitat. This agreement includes the installation of a pump and well needed to flood these areas as well as provision of electricity for the pump. The partnership is one that both organizations expect will support plant and animal populations that are typical of bottomland ecosystems located along the Lower MS Alluvial Valley.

  • Home
  • Challenge Cost Sharing Cooperative Management Program
  • Economy Act Agreements
  • Challenge Partnerships Program
  • Handshake Partnerships Program
  • Contributions Program
  • Memoranda of Understanding/Agreement (MOU/MOA)
  • Cooperating Associations Program
  • Cooperative Agreements
  • Volunteer Program
  • Corps Photo Album for Partnerships
  • News / Current Issues
  • Division & District POCs
  • Partnership Advisory Committee
  • FAQs
  • CWBI-OPS: Partnerships and Volunteers Module
  • Good Enough to Share
  • Policy & Procedures
  • Grants/Alternative Funding Sources
  • Training
  • NRM Partnership Agreement Signature/Approval Levels
  • USACE NRM Partnership Agreements - Flow of Money/Contributions
  • Qlik App - Partnerships/Volunteers Data Visualization Tool
  • Corps Lakes Gateway Partnerships Webpage
  • FY 23 Partnerships and Volunteer Fact Sheet
  • Health/Medical Community Partnerships
  • Partnership Outreach Sheet
  • Military Partnerships
  • Partnership Success Stories
  • National Partners
  • Partnership/Volunteer Program Newsletter
  • Partnering with the Corps video
  • School/University Partnerships
  • Partnership and Volunteer Awards
  • Special Events with Partners
  • Water Safety Partnerships

    Technical Problems