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For nearly six years the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has worked with partners and contractors to design and construct a perimeter system that can defend against the effects of a storm surge that has a one percent chance of happening in any given year. Mary Cochran reports. More information at www.mvn.usace.army.mil.


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This work, New Orleans 2011, by Mary Cochran, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:12.1.2011

Date Posted:12.2.2011 2:01PM

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Video ID:131697

VIRIN:111201-O-#####-586

Filename:DOD_100287173

Length:00:01:13

Location:US

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