Aging Levees Could Soon Fail - NBC 7 San Diego

    Aging Levees Could Soon Fail

    Nearly one in four of the nation's levee systems evaluated by the federal government are deemed to be in unacceptable condition, posing risks to nearby residents. As AP's Haven Daley reports, the problem levees stretch over 2,000 miles. (Published Thursday, Jan 17, 2013) Nearly one in four of the nation's levee systems evaluated by the federal government are deemed to be in unacceptable condition, posing risks to nearby... See More