Red River Divide: Flood Control Part 2

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With each succeeding flood along the Red River, attempts have been made to develop and provide more effective permanent flood control, including earthen dikes and flood walls, diversions, holding ponds, and home buyouts. Better flood forecasting by the National Weather Service has enabled local and state governments to plan and react more effectively.

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Videographers: Eric Carlson, Dave Geck, Travis Jensen, Lee Westad;


Prairie Public production, 2005; Hope Deutscher, Producer' Bob Dambach, Executive Producer

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