Video: Corps and Community Fight for Hamburg, Iowa
Video by Kevin Wingert
During the Missouri River Basin Flood of 2011, a breach at Missouri River Levee Unit L-575 in early June threatened the town of Hamburg, Iowa. The Omaha District of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers teamed up with state and local entities as well as area farmers to bolster defenses against flood waters. Video by Kevin Wingert, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Omaha District. Also available in high definition.