Flood Fight
Photo Credit: Mark Kane, Corporate Communications, Rock Island District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Working alongside a temporary batter board and sandbag floodwall, Terry Jorgensen (center), St. Paul District; Joe Dziuk (left), Rock Island District; and Glen Hotchkiss (background), Rock Island District; survey rising waters at the South River Drainage District just north of Hannibal, Mo. during the hot afternoon hours of June 18. More than 334 Corps personnel are currently supporting flood fighting efforts in Indiana, Missouri, Wisconsin, Iowa, Illinois and Kansas. The Corps is currently supporting FEMA with debris removal, drinking water, temporary housing and emergency power teams as well as advising and assisting communities with professional engineering expertise.
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