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Mississippi River Flood of 2011

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USGS CoreCast—May 16, 2011

USGS Measures Flooding at Morganza Spillway and Across Louisiana

U.S. Geological Survey crews are measuring flooding across Louisiana, including the Morganza and Bonnet Carre Spillways. Jennifer LaVista reports on USGS flood efforts along the Atchafalaya and Mississippi Rivers.

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Morganza Floodway



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Bonnet Carré Spillway



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Baton Rouge



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Atchafalaya Basin



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