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Large Mass of Earth

The great, the awesome, the difficult-to-get-a-perspective-on Garrison Dam:

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Lower water levels boon for boat ramps

I am reposting Doug Leier’s reporting on low water levels in North Dakota rivers and lakes. Devil’s Lake Basin will have above moisture and in process of becoming ice free. 423 more words

Environment

Sens. Blunt, Hoeven Touring Missouri River Sites

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP)- Missouri Sen. Roy Blunt and North Dakota Sen. John Hoeven plan to make their own inspections of dams and levees along the Missouri River. 108 more words

News

Reading the Missouri River as a complex, hybridized infra-natural system

Mammoth has been doing a summer long, series of posts on floods (both national; international) and flood control (man-made;natural responses) explored through the lens of the… 1,264 more words

Built Environment

At Full Flow, Mighty Missouri Puts On Show

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — As a younger man, Jean Ries used to fish the shoreline of the Missouri River near Pierre, trying for walleye and the other fish that make the area a favorite with anglers. 855 more words

News

Discovering the Garrison Dam

At about five in the afternoon we saw in the distance the silvery tops of the huge surge tanks of Garrison Dam. More than two miles long and 219 feet high, it is one of the largest ( 155 more words

Design