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The Great Flood of 1993

Grades: 6-12
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During a typical year, levees built along the banks of the Mississippi River keep the river in its channel and out of people's ...

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NOVA: "Flood!"


Adapted from NOVA: "Flood!" Third party materials courtesy of KCCI-TV, WQAD-TV News Channel 8, KELO-TV, Iowa Public Television, MacNeil-Lehrer Productions, Illinois Army National Guard, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Rock Island District, NOAA, Paul Douglas, and Digital Cyclone.

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