George 'Thatch' Shepard

US Army Corps of Engineers

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Deputy Commander for the Mississippi Valley Division and Secretary of the Mississippi River Commission for the US Army Corps of Engineers

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Since the great flood of 1927 killed hundreds of people, the Army Corps of Engineers has built 2000 miles of levees to tame the Mississippi.

Can Man Control the Mighty Mississippi River?

Since the great flood of 1927 killed hundreds of people, the Army Corps of Engineers has built 2000 miles of levees to tame the Mississippi.

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The Mississippi watershed is the world's third largest after the Amazon and the Congo.

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The Mississippi watershed is the world's third largest after the Amazon and the Congo.

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