South Dakota National Guard Flood Response

| Thursday, June 2, 2011

from flickr user The National Guard
PIERRE, S.D. – A contractor packs down mud to strengthen the levee and a berm of sandbags line local residential and businesses to help contain the rising Missouri River in Pierre, June 1, 2011. More than 900 South Dakota Army and Air Guard members have been called upon to assist in flooding efforts for the communities affected by the flooding Missouri River.