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May 16 2011

A Few Good Reads (5/16/11)

This week: Flooding on the Mississippi, Sandbar study in Nebraska, U.S. engineers not getting any respect, building up the levees in West Sacramento, and some myths about gas prices. Mississippi River Flooding (The Big Picture) Pressure on levees led the Army Corps of Engineers to blow up a section below Cairo, Ill, inundating 130,000 acres …

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