Birds Point levee reconstruction, Mississippi County flood damage
Date: 12/12/2011 Album ID: 1377666
Photos by David Carson
US Army Corps of Engineers is building a temporary levee to 55 feet on the gage at Cairo, Ill. on the upper part of Birds Point levee in Mississippi County on Thursday December 8, 2011. Damage from the flood water that washed over Mississippi County farmland and the town of Pinhook can still be seen.