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Wetlander's Pick of the Posts Sustainable solutions: How the Corps of Engineers used creativity to maximize flood risk reduction

By Monique Farmer – DVIDS – February 8, 2013
A blend of public laws, government regulations and government processes doesn’t likely conjure images of engineers engaged in roundtable discussions, drawing pictures on a whiteboard and bouncing creative out-of-the-box thinking strategies or groundbreaking ideas off one another. But efforts executed by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Omaha District, have proven that perhaps it should. The district achieved groundbreaking results in less than one year working levee repair projects following historic flooding.
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