The Great Flood of 2011

Bartels, Alan J.; Spencer, Matthew
May 2012
Nebraska Life;May/Jun2012, Vol. 16 Issue 3, p16
The article discusses the Great Flood of 2011 that hit the state of Nebraska. It claims that all five major stream dams upriver of Yankton's Gavins Point were affected by torrential rains from the upper Missouri River Basin in May 2011. The dams include the Garrison dam in central North Dakota, the Fort Peck dam near Glasgow, Montana and the Gavins Point dam. The Nebraska Emergency Management Agency reported two deaths related to the Missouri River.


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