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[Hurricane Katrina] New Orleans, LA, 2-12-06 -- 9th Ward,   U.S. Army Corps of Engineers remove dirt from the failed 9th Ward Levee in preparation to remove the old Sheet Piling and replace it with Cat 4 Sheet Piling and reinforcement "H" Piling.  To the Left a temporary earthen levee is being constructed.  FEMA is helping Local governments repair the 9th Ward Levee to Cat 4 specification under its Public Assistance program to help prevent future levee failures.  Marvin Nauman/FEMA photo


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