NORTH DAKOTA STATE UNIVERSITY - FARGO, N D

PHOTOGRAPHS OF FLOODING IN THE FARG0-MOORHEAD REGION: 2013


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April 23: Fargo awaits the latest spring-thaw flood on record. Red River stage (at Fargo): 16.78'.
© Donald Schwert
April 23: An emergency clay dike is constructed along Oak Street N, Fargo ND. Red Rver stage (at Fargo): 16.78'.
© Donald Schwert
April 23: An emergency clay dike will soon be in place along this stretch of 14th Ave. N, as river waters spill into El Zagal Golf Course and then up toward the street. Red River stage (at Fargo): 16.78'.
© Donald Schwert
April 27: Flood waters spill into River Oaks Park, the site of a former neighborhood in south Moorhead, MN. Red River stage (at Fargo): 27'.
© Larry Hansen
April 27: Flood waters spill into River Oaks Park, the site of a former neighborhood in south Moorhead, MN. Red River stage (at Fargo): 27'.
© Larry Hansen
April 27: Debris piles against Red River bridge, west of Comstock, MN. View is to the west. Red River stage (at Fargo): 27'.
© Larry Hansen
April 28: 1st Avenue North bridge across the Red River. View is from Moorhead toward Fargo. Red River stage (at Fargo): 29.5'.
© Larry Hansen
April 28: Main Avenue (U.S. Hwy 10) bridge across the Red River. View is from Moorhead toward Fargo. Red River stage (at Fargo): 29.5'.
© Larry Hansen
April 29: Sandbags are held in reserve along 3rd Street N at 14th Avenue N, Fargo, ND. Red River stage (at Fargo): 32.18'.
© Donald Schwert
April 29: Sandbags are held in reserve along 3rd Street N at 14th Avenue N, Fargo, ND. Red River stage (at Fargo): 32.18'.
© Donald Schwert
April 30: The Red River nears its flood crest. View is of the Center Avenue bridge, Moorhead side. Red River stage (at Fargo): 33.0'.
© Larry Hansen
April 30: The Red River nears its flood crest. View is of the Main Avenue bridge, facing west. Red River stage (at Fargo): 33.0'.
© Larry Hansen
April 30: The Red River nears its flood crest. View is of the BNSF railroad and Center Avenue bridges, Moorhead side. Red River stage (at Fargo): 33.0'.
© Larry Hansen
April 30: The Red River nears its flood crest. View is of the Moorhead side near the Main Avenue bridge. Red River stage (at Fargo): 33.0'.
© Larry Hansen
April 30: The Red River nears its flood crest. View is of the Center Avenue bridge, facing southwest toward Fargo. Red River stage (at Fargo): 33.0'.
© Larry Hansen
April 30: The Red River nears its flood crest. View is of the Center Avenue bridge, Moorhead side, facing south. Red River stage (at Fargo): 33.0'.
© Larry Hansen


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