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Levees
Levees
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View showing levee erosion (and break) during the 1997 Flood. Shot 01/04/1997.
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View showing a levee break during the 1997 Flood. Shot 01/04/1997.
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View showing a levee break during the 1997 Flood. Shot 01/04/1997.
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Waves crash over a levee at Twitchell Island. Shot 01/09/06.
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Waves and debris wash over a levee during a storm on Twitchell Island. Shot 01/09/06.
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Waves and debris wash over a levee during a storm on Twitchell Island. Shot 01/09/06.
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Levee damage and sandbag protection on Twitchell Island. Shot 02/07/98.
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Waves crash over a sandbag-protected levee on Twitchell Island during a storm. Shot 02/07/98.
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Waves and debris crash over a levee on Twitchell Island during a storm. Shot 02/07/98.
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Waves and debris crash over a levee on Twitchell Island during a storm. Shot 02/07/98.
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Waves and debris crash over a levee on Twitchell Island during a storm. Shot 02/07/98.
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Waves and debris crash over a levee on Twitchell Island during a storm. Shot 02/07/98.
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Waves and debris crash over a levee on Twitchell Island during a storm. Shot 02/07/98.
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Workers survey the damage to a levee on Twitchell Island after a storm. Shot 02/08/98.
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Debris washes up on a levee on Twitchell Island during a storm. Shot 02/08/98.
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Debris washes up on a levee on Twitchell Island during a storm. Shot 02/08/98.
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Workers fill sandbags during a storm on Twitchell Island. Shot 02/08/98.
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Workers fill sandbags during a storm on Twitchell Island. Shot 02/08/98.
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Debris washed up on a levee after a storm on Twitchell Island. Shot 02/08/98.
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Aftermath of a storm on Twitchell Island. Shot 02/08/98.
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Aftermath of a storm (and sandbag protection) on Twitchell Island. Shot 02/08/98.
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Aftermath of a storm on Twitchell Island. Shot 02/08/98.
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Aftermath of a storm on Twitchell Island. Shot 02/08/98.
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Aerial view of the levee break at Jones Tract in the Delta. Shot 06/03/04.
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Aerial view of water rushing under a train trestle as a result of a levee break at Jones Tract. Shot 06/03/04.
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Ground view of the levee break at Jones Tract in the Delta. Shot 06/03/04.
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Aerial view of the levee break at Jones Tract in the Delta. Shot 06/03/04.
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Ground view of the levee break at Jones Tract in the Delta. Shot 06/03/04.
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Ground view of the levee break at Jones Tract in the Delta. Shot 06/03/04.
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Aerial view of the levee break at Jones Tract in the Delta. Shot 06/03/04.
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Aerial view of the levee break at Jones Tract in the Delta. Shot 06/03/04.
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Aerial view of the levee break at Jones Tract in the Delta. Shot 06/03/04.
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Aerial view of the levee break at Jones Tract in the Delta. Shot 06/03/04.
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Aerial view of the levee break at Jones Tract in the Delta. Shot 06/03/04.
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View showing the expanse of damage resulting from the Jones Tract levee break. Shot 06/07/04.
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Farmlands were submerged as a result of the Jones Tract levee break. Shot 06/07/04.
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Property damage was extensive as a result of the Jones Tract levee break. Shot 06/07/04.
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Aerial view showing the extensive damage resulting from the Jones Tract levee break. Shot 06/07/04.
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A farmer's truck is one of the victims of the Jones Tract levee break. Shot 06/07/04.
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A submerged house on Jones Tract is the result of the levee break. Shot 06/07/04.
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Residential property suffered severe damage from the Jones Tract levee break. Shot 06/07/04.
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Farm-related property suffered severe damage from the Jones Tract levee break. Shot 06/07/04.
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Aerial view showing the massive flooding caused by the Jones Tract levee break. Shot 06/07/04.
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Flooded farmland is seen behind a salvaged tractor, a result of the Jones Tract levee break. Shot 06/07/04.
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Massive debris litters the landscape, a result of the Jones Tract levee break. Shot 06/07/04.
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Low-risk inmates from the Ca. Dept. of Corrections (CDC) install plastic sheeting on a levee in the Jones Tract in the Delta. Shot 06/08/04.
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Members of the Calif. Conservation Corps. (CCC) place sandbags on a levee in the Jones Tract in the Delta for protection. Shot 06/08/04.
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Members of the Calif. Conservation Corps. (CCC) place sandbags on a levee in the Jones Tract in the Delta for protection. Shot 06/08/04.
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Members of the Calif. Conservation Corps. (CCC) place sandbags on a levee in the Jones Tract in the Delta for protection. Shot 06/08/04.
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Members of the Calif. Conservation Corps. (CCC) place sandbags on a levee in the Jones Tract in the Delta for protection. Shot 06/08/04.
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Members of the Calif. Conservation Corps. (CCC) place sandbags on a levee in the Jones Tract in the Delta for protection. Shot 06/08/04.
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Members of the Calif. Conservation Corps. (CCC) place sandbags on a levee in the Jones Tract in the Delta for protection. Shot 06/08/04.
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Members of the Calif. Conservation Corps. (CCC) place sandbags on a levee in the Jones Tract in the Delta for protection. Shot 06/08/04.
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Members of the Calif. Conservation Corps. (CCC) place sandbags on a levee in the Jones Tract in the Delta for protection. Shot 06/08/04.
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A side-dumping dump truck unloads rocks on a levee in Jones Tract. Shot 06/27/04.
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A side-dumping dump truck unloads rocks on a levee in Jones Tract. Shot 06/27/04.
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Using a crane on a barge, rocks are placed on a levee in the Jones Tract. Shot 06/27/04.
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Rocks are dumped near a levee on the Jones Tract in the Delta. Shot 06/27/04.
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Aerial view of repair work being done to a levee break at the Jones Tract in the Delta. Shot 06/29/04.
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Massive pipes are installed at Jones Tract to pump out water from a levee break. Shot 07/12/04.
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Workers install hydraulic hoses to operate the massive pumping system at the Jones Tract in the Delta. Shot 07/12/04.
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Large pipes are installed for the massive pumping system at the Jones Tract. Shot 07/12/04.
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A worker gets ready to install a hydraulic hose to operate the massive pumping system at the Jones Tract in the Delta. Shot 07/12/04.
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Large pipes are installed for the massive pumping operation at the Jones Tract. Shot 07/12/04.
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Aerial view of the massive pumping operation at the Jones Tract. Shot 07/15/04.
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Aerial view of the massive pumping operation at the Jones Tract. Shot 07/15/04.
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Aerial view of the massive pumping operation at the Jones Tract. Shot 07/15/04.
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Aerial view of the massive pumping operation at the Jones Tract. Shot 07/15/04.
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Aerial view of the massive pumping operation at the Jones Tract. Shot 07/15/04.
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Aerial view of the massive pumping operation at the Jones Tract. Shot 07/15/04.
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Aerial view of the massive pumping operation at the Jones Tract. Shot 07/15/04.
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Aerial view of the massive pumping operation at the Jones Tract. Shot 07/15/04.
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Aerial view of repair work being performed at the Jones Tract levee break site. Shot 07/15/04.
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Aerial view of repair work being performed at the Jones Tract levee break site. Shot 07/15/04.
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Aerial view of repair work being performed at the Jones Tract levee break site. Shot 07/15/04.
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Aerial view of repair work being performed at the Jones Tract levee break site. Shot 07/15/04.
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Aerial view of repair work being performed at the Jones Tract levee break site. Shot 08/24/04.
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Aerial view of repair work being performed at the Jones Tract levee break site. Shot 08/24/04.
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Aerial view of repair work being performed at the Jones Tract levee break site. Shot 08/24/04.
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Aerial view of repair work being performed at the Jones Tract levee break site. Shot 08/24/04.
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Aerial view of repair work being performed at the Jones Tract levee break site. Shot 08/24/04.
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Aerial view of the construction of a "super levee" near the town of Lathrop. Shot 10/16/06.
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Aerial view of the construction of a "super levee" near the town of Lathrop. Shot 10/16/06.
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Aerial view of the construction of a "super levee" near the town of Lathrop. Shot 10/16/06.
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Aerial view of the construction of a "super levee" near the town of Lathrop. Shot 10/16/06.
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Aerial view of the construction of a "super levee" near the town of Lathrop. Shot 10/16/06.
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Aerial view of the construction of a "super levee" near the town of Lathrop. Shot 10/16/06.
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Aerial view of the construction of a "super levee" near the town of Lathrop. Shot 10/16/06.
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Aerial view of the construction of a "super levee" near the town of Lathrop. Shot 10/16/06.
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Aerial view of the construction of a "super levee" near the town of Lathrop. Shot 10/16/06.
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Aerial view of the construction of a "super levee" near the town of Lathrop. Shot 10/16/06.
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Aerial view of the construction of a "super levee" near the town of Lathrop. Shot 10/16/06.
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Levee repair on the Sacramento River South of Miller Landing. Shot 11/24/04.
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Aerial view of levee repair work at Mile 164.0 on the Sacramento River north of Colusa. Shot 11/24/09.
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Artist conception/comparison of what would occur if a levee broke near the Arco Arena, north of Sacramento. Original photo shot 12/15/09.
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Artist conception/comparison of what would occur if a levee broke near the Natomas housing area, north of Sacramento. Original photo shot 12/15/09.
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Barges were incorporated in the levee repair work on the Sacramento River. Shot 12/27/07.
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Barges were incorporated in the levee repair work on the Sacramento River. Shot 12/27/07.
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Barges were incorporated in the levee repair work on the Sacramento River. Shot 12/27/07.
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Barges were incorporated in the levee repair work on the Sacramento River. Shot 12/27/07.
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Barges were incorporated in the levee repair work on the Sacramento River. Shot 12/27/07.
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Aerial view showing the erosion to a levee at Mile 14.0 on the Bear River, north of Sacramento. Shot 12/27/07.
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Aerial view showing the erosion to a levee at Mile 14.0 on the Bear River, north of Sacramento. Shot 12/27/07.
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Aerial view showing levee repair work at Mile 16.5 on the Cache Slough in the Delta, south of Sacramento. Shot 12/27/07.
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Aerial view showing levee repair work at Mile 20.8 on the Sacramento River, east of Rio Vista. Shot 12/27/07.
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Aerial view showing levee repair work at Mile 26.9 on the Sacramento River, northeast of Rio Vista. Shot 12/27/07.
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Aerial view showing levee repair work at Mile 49.6 on the Sacramento River, south of Sacramento. Shot 12/27/07.
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Cranes & barges assist in the levee repair work at Mile 49.9 on the Sacramento River, south of Sacramento. Shot 12/27/07.
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Cranes & barges assist in the levee repair work at Mile 50.2 on the Sacramento River, south of Sacramento. Shot 12/27/07.
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Aerial view showing levee repair work at Mile 56.8 on the Sacramento River, south of Sacramento. Shot 12/27/07.
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Aerial view showing levee repair work at Mile 56.8 on the Sacramento River, south of Sacramento. Shot 12/27/07.
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Aerial view showing levee repair work at Mile 56.8 on the Sacramento River, south of Sacramento. Shot 12/27/07.
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Aerial view showing levee repair work at Mile 69.9 on the Sacramento River, north of Sacramento. Shot 12/27/07.
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Aerial view showing levee repair work at Mile 69.9 on the Sacramento River, north of Sacramento. Shot 12/27/07.
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Aerial view showing levee repair work at Mile 99.3 on the Sacramento River, north of Sacramento. Shot 12/27/07.
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Aerial view showing levee repair work at Mile 99.3 on the Sacramento River, north of Sacramento. Shot 12/27/07.
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Aerial view showing levee repair work at Mile 123.5 on the Sacramento River, north of Sacramento. Shot 12/27/07.
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Aerial view showing levee repair work at Mile 123.5 on the Sacramento River, north of Sacramento. Shot 12/27/07.
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Aerial view showing levee repair work at Mile 130.8 on the Sacramento River, north of Sacramento. Shot 12/27/07.
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Aerial view showing levee repair work at Mile 130.8 on the Sacramento River, north of Sacramento. Shot 12/27/07.
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Aerial view showing levee repair work at Mile 164.0 on the Sacramento River, north of Sacramento. Shot 12/27/07.
     
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