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(Studio: John Roberts) Report introduced.
(Maeslant Barrier, Holland: Mark Phillips) The Dutch system of sea barriers for flood control examined in the wake of the devastation from Hurricane Katrina in New Orleans; scenes shown of the barriers and the moving arches that protect Rotterdam; footage shown of storm damage in the Netherlands in 1953. [Dutch Sea Defenses Authority Peter PERSOON- comments on Holland’s low elevation & the cost factor; says New Orleans will have to build something.]
- Roberts, John;
- Phillips, Mark
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