Red River Rising

Author: Ashley Shelby
Publisher: Minnesota Historical Society Press
ISBN: 9780873516945
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The gripping, true-life story of one of the most destructive floods in U.S. history and its effect on one city and its citizens.

Public Works For Water And Power Development And Atomic Energy Commission Appropriation Bill 1972

Author: United States. Congress. House. Committee on Appropriations. Subcommittee on Public Works
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Chairman and distinguished colleagues, I am here today to testify in behalf of two
closely related flood control projects which. although authorized by Congress in
1970, were not included in the P resident's budget request for fiscal year 1972.
They are: $40,000 for preliminary studies to improve the dike protection system at
East Grand Forks, Minn, on the Red River of the North; and $50,000 for advanced
engineering and design of a dam on the Wild Rice River at Twin Valley, Minn.

The Extremes Of The Extremes

Author: Arni Snorrason
Publisher: International Assn of Hydrological Sciences
ISBN: 9781901502664
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Extraordinary Floods Arni Snorrason, Helga P. Finnsdóttir, Marshall E. Moss. July
2000). 27 1,2002. e/ A hydroclimatic analysis of the 1997 flood at
Grand Forks, North Dakota (USA) PAUL E. TODHUNTER Defiartment oI
Geograpliv. fiox 9020 Universitv oI .Nortli Dakota. ... REVIEW OF REGIONAL
FLOOD HAZARD A combination of unique geological features create a severe
and chronic spring snowmelt flood hazard in the Red River of the North drainage
basin (Fig.

Rivers And Harbors Flood Control Emergency Act

Author: United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Public Works
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EAST GRAND FoRKs, MINN., May 21, 1948. Hon. Joseph BALL, Senate Office
Building: City officials of East Grand Forks believe Red River of the North
drainage basin projects of Army engineers now being considered by Senate
Public Works Committee would relieve East Grand Forks of damaging floods
such as we have had in past. Appreciate your splendid cooperation in assisting
us. EARL L. ENRIGHT, Mayor of East Grand Forks. EAST GRAND Forks, MINN.,
May 21, 1948. Hon.

Water Resources Development By The U S Army Corps Of Engineers In Minnesota

Author: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
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introduced in Congress, and the Flood Control Act of 1970 provided for extension
of the expiration date for furnishing assurances of local cooperation to April 17,
1975. A local assurance agreement was provided by the city of East Grand Forks
on March 27, 1975. ... OSLO, RED RIVER OF THE NORTH, Project Underway,
Section 205 — Flood Control (St. Paul District) The village of Oslo is located on
the Red River of the North about 20 miles north of Grand Forks, North Dakota.

Water Resources Development In Minnesota

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In North Dakota, the Sheyenne River and Grafton flood control projects are in the
advanced engineering and design phase. Studies conducted on the Red Lake
River in Minnesota and the Goose River in North Dakota were discontinued due
to apparent lake of economic feasibility. Urban water resources studies were
completed for the Grand Forks-East Grand Forks and the Fargo-Moorhead
metropolitan areas which will provide guidance for the cities to accommodate
their future ...