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The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers debris removal mission specialists test a system for measuring debris picked up in Joplin, Mo., left by the tornado which struck the city May 22. An estimated three million cubic yards of debris is expected to be removed by the Corps and taken to area landfills. (U.S. Army Corps of Engineers motion media by Jay Field). Also available in high definition.


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This work, Corps Tests Joplin Debris System, by Jay Field, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:06.22.2011

Date Posted:06.24.2011 7:51PM

Category:Package

Video ID:119055

VIRIN:110622-A-LY070-001

Filename:DOD_100197377

Length:00:01:16

Location:JOPLIN, MO, USGlobe

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