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Mobile District Issues Recreation Area Status Update

Published April 2, 2020


MOBILE, Ala. – U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Mobile District announced today as a reminder to the public, and in response to newly issued state executive orders and local municipal orders, that select USACE recreation areas remain closed in response to COVID-19. While our visitor centers, campgrounds, beaches and special events are not currently open, certain water and land access areas remain accessible to the public, including:

  • Boat Launches
  • Nature Trails
  • Viewing Areas

As we announced on March 20th, please be advised that these facilities remain subject to closure as conditions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic emergency continue to evolve.

For more information, contact any USACE Mobile District at 251-690-2505 or any of its recreation sites at the following link:

Also, follow USACE Mobile District and its recreation sites on Facebook for the latest updates on accessible areas and updates re-openings:


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(251) 690-2505

Release no. 20-015