HOMEMADE LEVEES

As rising water from the Mississippi River threatened thousands of homes, many hoped and prayed that public levees would keep the river at bay, but some hard-working and very resourceful people weren't content with just hoping and praying and took extraordinary steps to protect their homes and property from nature's very wet wrath.

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Sadly, though, not all battles can be won as evidenced by this last set of pictures where a homemade levee failed.

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