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122 Levees At Risk Of Failing

Breaking Earth News: Washington State, USA
Feb 01, 2007
SEATTLE (AP) - Washington state has the second-highest number of levees considered by the Army Corps of Engineers to be at risk of failing, mostly due to a lack of maintenance, corps officials said Thursday.
According to the data, Washington ranked behind California, which led the list with 37. All total, 122 levees across the country are at risk of failing.
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