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RECORD NUMBER: 381 OF 407
|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||The great flood of 1993 post-flood report : upper Mississippi River and lower Missouri River basins /|
|CORP Author||United States. Army. Corps of Engineers. North Central Division.|
|Publisher||[Army Corps of Engineers, North Central Division],|
|Subjects||Flood damage--Mississippi River Valley. ; Flood damage--Missouri River Valley. ; Floods--Mississippi River Valley. ; Floods--Missouri River Valley. ; Flood damage--Mississippi River Watershed ; Flood damage--Missouri River Watershed ; Floods--Missouri River Watershed|
|Collation||6 volumes : illustrations, maps (some color) ; 28 cm|
"September 1994." Includes bibliographical references.
Main report -- Appendix A. Upper Mississippi River Basin -- Appendix B. Upper Mississippi River Basin -- Appendix C. Upper Mississippi River Basin -- Appendix D. Lower Missouri River Basin -- Appendix E. Lower Missouri River Basin. The Flood of 1993 was an unusual and significant hydrometeorological event that devastated the Midwest. The 1993 was distinctive from all other record floods in terms of its magnitude, severity, damage and the season in which it occurred. The present report contains information about the flood and the general involvement of the Corps in the flood-affected areas. An appendix which provides detailed flood descriptions, data, and information on Corps flood control, flood fight and post flood activities is included for each of the district offices involved: Appendices A (St. Paul District) and Appendices B (Rock Island District) cover the Mississippi River basin above Lock and Dam no. 22; Appendix C (St. Louis District) concerns the Mississippi River basin below Lock and Dam no. 22; Appendix D (Omaha District) and Appendix E (Kansas City District) cover the Missouri River Basin.