Aquafest to be held at Dam West Beach at Lake Shelbyville
Lake Shelbyville – Aquafest at Dam West Beach is no ordinary day at the beach! The Lake Shelbyville, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will be hosting Aquafest for Saturday, August 2 from noon to 4:00 p.m. Children and adults of ages all are welcome to attend.
Lake Shelbyville Tree Stand Permits now available for 2014-15 Deer Season
Lake Shelbyville – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers would like to announce that the Lake Shelbyville Tree Stand Policy for this season are now available and will remain the same as it was last season. Seasonal and Roving tree stand permits may be obtained from the Lake Shelbyville Project Office Monday – Friday from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm and Bo Wood, Coon Creek or Lithia Springs Fee Booths during operating hours.
The Corps of Engineers to remove geese from Lake Shelbyville to reduce health risk to visitors
Lake Shelbyville – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is working closely with the U.S. Department of Agriculture, the Illinois Department of Natural Resources and local communities to manage the health and safety risk that resident Canada geese pose to Lake Shelbyville’s visitors. A limited taking of resident Canada geese from Lake Shelbyville’s recreational areas has been scheduled for the week of July 14. The beaches will be closed to the public during that time.
Lake Shelbyville Dove Hunt application now available
Lake Shelbyville - The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at Lake Shelbyville will be conducting a dove hunt on opening day of dove season, September 1, 2014, at Wilborn Creek Dove Field. Permit applications can be picked up at the Lake Shelbyville Project Office Monday through Friday 8 a.m. until 4 p.m., or obtained online.