How the breach was plugged

How the breach was plugged: Fascinating WSJ story (free).

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The task was Herculean, the scene surreal and the men desperate. For the past five days, construction crews labored in a delicate, often-frustrating effort to close a breach near 17th Street in a New Orleans drainage canal as the chaos of the city’s flooding from Hurricane Katrina unfolded around them.

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