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Corps of Engineers reaches milestone in Ward County, North Dakota

Barry Sullivan, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers debris mission manager and Vicksburg District employee, conducts surveys in a borrow pit that was used during the 2011 Souris River flood fight. The Corps completed the last part of the debris mission Oct. 22.



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This work, Corps of Engineers reaches milestone in Ward County, North Dakota [Image 2 of 2], by Patrick N. Moes, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:10.20.2011

Date Posted:10.24.2011 19:34

Photo ID:477896

VIRIN:111020-A-LI073-152

Resolution:4928x3264

Size:5.6 MB

Location:MINOT, ND, USGlobe

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