Rounds Continues Watch On Corps Handling Of Missouri River Run-off

South Dakota Senator Mike Rounds continues his close watch of the US Army Corps of Engineers as mountain snowpack levels remains at or near 2011 levels. Rounds met with Corps officials Tuesday…

Rounds office has been putting out updates on river levels in the main stem dams and he says it may be driving some Corps decisions on river management…

Rounds says the major reservoirs are beginning to fill their multiple use sections…

The entire main stem system can hold about 74 million acre feet of water. Right now the reservoir system is holding 60 million acre feet.