In this image provided by NASA the Landsat 5 satellite Thematic Mapper captured this image of the flooding on the Mississippi River on June 11, 2011.Vicksburg Miss. is about one third from the top of ... more 
In this image provided by NASA the Landsat 5 satellite Thematic Mapper captured this image of the flooding on the Mississippi River on June 11, 2011.Vicksburg Miss. is about one third from the top of the image. In this false-color image, water is navy blue. Depending on land use, land above water is green or burnt orange. Col. Thatch Shepard, deputy commander of the Mississippi River Division, told The Associated Press on Thursday June 16, 2011 that repairing the levee system could cost $700 million to $1 billion. (AP Photo/NASA) less 
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Fri, Jun 17, 2011 2:54 AM EDT