News Stories

  • Research and Development

    Jun 19, 2018
    Reclamation Civil Engineers Win Outstanding Paper Award

    When Bobby Rinehart and Blake Armstrong from the Bureau of Reclamation’s Concrete, Geotechnical & Structural Laboratory in the Technical Service Center were invited to present their research paper at the 2018 United States Society of Dams Conference, they had no idea what was in store for them.
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  • Research and Development

    Jun 18, 2018
    Reclamation’s Science and Technology Program Hosts Canal Research Workshop

    The Bureau of Reclamation’s Science and Technology Program hosted a Canal Research Workshop on June 6 in Denver, Colorado. The canal research workshop was organized to improve coordination and research outcomes in this area.

    Thirty people from Reclamation’s canals research principal ... (Read More →)

  • Youth

    Jun 12, 2018
    Making a splash at the 2018 C.A.S.T. for Kids event at Horsetooth Reservoir

    It was a beautiful, sunny day at Horsetooth Reservoir, with participants, family members and volunteers alike enjoying a day of fun and fishing for the annual C.A.S.T. for Kids event. This year, there were 30 child participants and 100 volunteers. The event had quite the turnout!

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  • Youth

    Jun 11, 2018
    First Annual STEM Event at Flaming Gorge Dam

    On May 24, Reclamation hosted the first science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) event with participating agencies Bureau of Land Management and the U.S. Forest Service at Flaming Gorge Dam in Dutch John, Utah. The primary goal was to recruit and mentor youth by encouraging them to ... (Read More →)

  • Bureau of Reclamation

    May 31, 2018
    People of Reclamation: Meet Matthew Klein, Professional Engineer

    Reclamation employs a diverse group of subject matter experts and provides employees with opportunities to utilize their skills. Matthew Klein, P.E., Ph. D., is just one of Reclamation’s unique experts. He received his Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering with a focus on Civil Engineering, ... (Read More →)

  • International Affairs

    May 30, 2018
    Bureau of Reclamation showcases United States expertise at the 8th World Water Forum in Brazil

    Bureau of Reclamation Commissioner Brenda Burman led a delegation from the United States and the Department of the Interior to the World Water Forum in Brasilia, Brazil from March 18 to 23. Organized by the World Water Council, based in Marseille, France, this global event on water takes place ... (Read More →)