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USGS scientists Measure Floodwaters at Morganza Spillway

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This photo was taken before one of the floodgates on the Morganza Spillway was opened on May 14, 2011. USGS streamflow information is used by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to help them make informed flood management decisions.


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