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The Natural History Education Company will present Desert Adaptations featuring live animals at 11 and 2 during the Kaskaskia Eagle Fest, Feb. 4 at the Jerry F. Costello Lock & Dam.
Desert Adaptations
The Natural History Education Company will present Desert Adaptations featuring live animals at 11 and 2 during the Kaskaskia Eagle Fest, Feb. 4 at the Jerry F. Costello Lock & Dam.
Join us for eagle-watching and meet some of our feathered friends from the World Bird Sanctuary,
Feb 4, from 9am – 3pm at the Jerry F. Costello Lock & Dam.
2017 Kaskaskia Eagle Fest
Join us for eagle-watching and meet some of our feathered friends from the World Bird Sanctuary, Feb 4, from 9am – 3pm at the Jerry F. Costello Lock & Dam.
The Kaskaskia River Project hosted a renaming ceremony in honor of Former Congressman Costello, a longtime advocate of the river and the communities that rely upon it,, Nov 6, 2014. The Water Resources Reform and Development Act of 2014 renamed the lock in recognition of his commitment to the Kaskaskia River watershed.
Welcome to Jerry F. Costello Lock and Dam!
The Kaskaskia River Project hosted a renaming ceremony in honor of Former Congressman Costello, a longtime advocate of the river and the communities that rely upon it,, Nov 6, 2014. The Water Resources Reform and Development Act of 2014 renamed the lock in recognition of his commitment to the Kaskaskia River watershed.
Located i nModoc, Illinois, Jerry F. Costello Lock and Dam (formerly the Kaskaskia Lock and Dam)is part of the Upper Mississippi River Nine Foot Navigation Project. The Project, authorized by the Rivers and Harbors Act of 1930, created and ensured a nine-foot deep navigation river channel.
Jerry F. Costello Lock and Dam
Located in Modoc, Illinois, Jerry F. Costello Lock and Dam (formerly the Kaskaskia Lock and Dam)is part of the Upper Mississippi River Nine Foot Navigation Project. The Project, authorized by the Rivers and Harbors Act of 1930, created and ensured a nine-foot deep navigation river channel.
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2017 Kaskaskia Eagle Fest
The 2017 Eagle Fest event will be held on Saturday, February 4th from 9am – 3pm at the Jerry F. Costello Lock & Dam in Modoc, IL (4800 Lock and Dam Road).
Published: 1/31/2017
2016 Kaskaskia Eagle Fest
The Kaskaskia River Project 2016 Eagle Fest event will be held on Saturday, March 5th from 9am – 3pm at the Jerry F. Costello Lock & Dam in Modoc, Ill. (4800 Lock and Dam Road)
Published: 1/20/2016
Public Meetings to be held regarding the Carlyle Lake & Kaskaskia River Project Master Plan Updates
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Carlyle Lake/Kaskaskia River Project, will host three public workshops next week. This will conclude a series of five workshops regarding Master Plan updates for Carlyle Lake and the Kaskaskia River Project. The public is invited to attend these workshops on the Master Plan update process and afford the opportunity to receive input from the public about their issues and concerns regarding the future management of Carlyle Lake and the Kaskaskia River Project.
Published: 1/5/2016
Corps of Engineers closes locks due to high water
Due to high water, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers St. Louis District closed Mississippi River Locks 24 in Clarksville and 25 in Winfield, as well as Jerry F. Costello Lock and Dam on the Kaskaskia River.
Published: 6/29/2015

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Kaskaskia River Project
4800 Lock and Dam Road
Modoc, IL 62261
Phone: (618) 284-7160
Email: KaskyL&D@usace.army.mil

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