Army Corps of Engineers

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Federal Government Cuts Number of Contractors Restoring Power in Puerto Rico

Hundreds of thousands of residents are still without electricity.

Drinking water sources will be in greater jeopardy under President Donald Trump's repeal of the Clean Water Rule, argue environmentalists. Here, Lake Powell in Utah, which is fed by the Colorado River Basin.

Trump Administration Moves Forward to Remove Protections on Drinking Water

The Clean Water Rule may be killed before it was able to take effect.

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UPDATE: Judge Likely to Make Decision on DAPL Operations in September

A U.S. District Court judge will hear arguments from both sides throughout the summer.

 Sen. Maria Cantwell (D-WA), left, and Sen. Tom Carper (D-DE), right.

Senators Ask Army Corps for Documentation on Dakota Access Pipeline Environmental Reviews

They worry that the now-completed project lacked proper governmental oversight.

A demonstrator holds a sign reading "Water = Life!" at a demonstration outside the White House against President Donald Trump's executive action to allow the Dakota Access Pipeline on February 8, 2017, in Washington, D.C.

Construction Begins on Final Segment of Dakota Access Pipeline

The Army granted an easement, ignoring the Standing Rock Sioux tribe’s request for further analysis. 

Demonstrators rally near Trump Tower while protesting the construction of the Dakota Access pipeline on February 4, 2017, in Chicago, Illinois.

UPDATE: DAPL Opponents Plan International Day of Emergency Actions

Movement leaders are also organizing a march in Washington.  

Demonstrators rally downtown before marching to Trump Tower while protesting the construction of the Dakota Access pipeline on February 4, 2017, in Chicago, Illinois.

Army Files Court Papers to Greenlight Dakota Access Pipeline

“Trump and his administration will be held accountable in court,” said an attorney for the Standing Rock Sioux.

Military veterans, most of whom are Native American, confront police guarding a bridge near Oceti Sakowin Camp on the edge of the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation on November 30, 2016, outside Cannon Ball, North Dakota.

#NoDAPL Tribal Leaders Testify Before International Human Rights Commission on Abuses

Native women’s rights and excessive force by law enforcement were discussed in-depth. 

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Company Behind Dakota Access Pipeline Wants Courts to Allow It to Finish Construction

Energy Transfer Partners filed paperwork requesting a judge reverse the Army Corps of Engineers latest decision.

Native American and other activists celebrate after learning an easement had been denied for the Dakota Access Pipeline at Oceti Sakowin Camp on the edge of the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation on December 4, 2016, outside Cannon Ball, North Dakota.

10 Inspiring Moments from the #NoDAPL Victory

Images of a victory well-earned and worth celebrating.

This map shows the areas the Army Corps of Engineers will prohibit water protectors from occupying on December 5, as well as the designated free speech zone.

ICYMI: #NoDAPL Camp Facing Eviction on December 5

The Army Corps of Engineers ordered the land cleared just five days after one woman was severely injured.