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Jan 25 2012

What Every Floodplain Manager Needs


In the Netherlands there are 25 Water boards, similar to U.S. levee boards or reclamation districts.  Each board has a president or chair known as the Dijkgraaf.  During his or her first day on the job, a Dijkgraaf is given many responsibilities – and one present.  A pair of Wellington Boots.  In the Netherlands where …

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